Instrument Flying Handbook
Publisher: Federal Aviation Administration 2001
Number of pages: 281
The Federal Aviation Administration's Instrument Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and controllers with the knowledge and skills required to operate in instrument meteorological conditions.
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by Ted Wilbur - NC-4 50th Anniversary Committee
Early in 1919, a young Naval Aviator predicted that trans-oceanic flight was 'a perfectly safe and sane commercial proposition, not a gigantic gamble.' The U.S.Navy NC-4 proved how right he was with the first flight across the Atlantic.
- Federal Aviation Administration
This book lays out the science, mechanics, and regulations that every pilot needs to know. It covers components and systems, flight instruments, performance limitations, preflight and ground operations, launch procedures, flight maneuvers, etc.
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