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Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge

Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge

The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook (previously called Flight Training Handbook) has been required reading for all pilots for more than 30 years! This book introduces the basic pilot skills and knowledge essential for piloting airplanes. It benefits student pilots just beginning their aviation endeavors, as well as those pilots wishing to improve their flying proficiency and aeronautical knowledge, pilots preparing for additional certificates or ratings, and flight instructors engaged in the instruction of both students and licensed pilots. Soft cover, indexed, full-color illustrations, 8-3/8" x 10- 7/8". 280 pages.
Airplane Flying Handbook

Airplane Flying Handbook

This book is the main source for the Fundamentals of Instructing (FOI) FAA exam. It discusses principles of instructing, learning, and how to effectively pass on your knowledge to students. 280 pages.
Aviation Weather Services

Aviation Weather Services

Includes information in all areas of weather reports, forecasts and analysis, with details on the TAF/METAR system. Published by FAA Reprint by ASA Soft cover. 216 pages.
Aviation Weather

Aviation Weather Handbook

Fly safely in all weather conditions as you master the flying skills and strategies of expert aviators. Terry Lankford's Aviation Weather Handbook gives you flying strategies for every imaginable weather condition: low ceilings and visibility due to haze, smog, dust, sand, smoke and ash; turbulence; icing and other cold weather phenomena; thunderstorms; wind shear and more. You learn basic weather theory and how to interpret area, TWEB route, terminal aerodrome, and winds and temperatures aloft forecasts. Find out how to get the most from FAA and other weather briefing services and about the reporting systems for which pilots are responsible. This user-friendly guide is organized by weather condition for quick look-up. The ...
Instrument Flying Handbook

Instrument Flying Handbook

This FAA handbook has been required reading for pilots for more than 25 years. Written for the applicant preparing for the Private, Commercial, or Flight Instructor Certificates, it is also valuable to flight instructors as a teaching aid. Providing basic knowledge essential for all pilots- from beginning student pilots to those pursuing more advanced pilot certificates-this book introduces pilots to the broad spectrum of knowledge that will be needed as they progress through pilot training. Studying this book, pilots gain the required knowledge to earn a certificate, and can understand the theory associated with flying an airplane. It is a key reference tool to all the information necessary for operating an aircraft. Subjects covered ...
Piper Pilot Guide Books PGPA28C

Piper Pilot Guide Books

Each guide is a comprehensive book on the fundamentals of flying the airplane. Subjects covered in detail include an overall description of the aircraft, limitations, handling characteristics, and loading/performance data. All the information is gleaned from flying experiences by experts in the industry, and is presented in an easy-to-read format. Pilots will find each guide in the series an invaluable companion to the aircraft's Flight Manual and an excellent sourcebook for the aircraft's principal characteristics. Author: Jeremy Pratt.
Multi-Engine Pilot Book

Multi-Engine Pilot Book

One of the best texts available for learning multi-engine flying has been revised! Important laws that govern multi-engine flight and the fundamentals of flying a multi-engine aircraft are clearly explained. The Practical Test Standards for Multi-engine Land for both Private and Commercial certificates are also included. Bob Gardner began his flying career as a hobby in Alaska in 1960 while in the U.S. Coast Guard. By 1966, Bob earned his Private land and sea, Commercial, Instrument, Instructor, CFII, and MEL. Over the next 16 years he was an instructor, charter pilot, corporate and freight Captain, and Director of ASA Ground Schools. All his books are reinforced by the caliber of personal experience that integrates "technique" ...
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