Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
Publisher: Federal Aviation Administration 2008
Number of pages: 470
Used extensively as a reference source for the FAA Knowledge Exams, this resource includes basic knowledge that is essential for all pilots, from beginning students to those pursuing advanced pilot certificates. This updated guide covers a wide array of fundamental subjects, including principles of flight, aircraft and engine structures, charts and graphs, performance calculations, weather theory, reports, forecasts, and flight manuals.
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by Albert Edward Dixie - Gieves publishing company
This work (first published in 1917) has been undertaken in the hope that it may prove of assistance to officers in the Royal Naval Air Service, as it condenses into a small compass all the subjects in navigation they are required to know.
- Federal Aviation Administration
Providing tools to aid pilots in achieving the safest possible flights with the least amount of risk, this comprehensive manual covers subjects such as human behavior, identifying and mitigating risk, aeronautical decision-making, etc.
by James G. Ray - The John C. Winston Co
The thrilling story of how the airplane grew and the part it has played in the war and peacetime history of the United States of America. This book is exceptionally well illustrated with watercolors, line drawings and graphics by the author.
- Aviation Supplies & Academics
The fundamental skills and essential information necessary for piloting airplanes are introduced in this beginning aviator's guide. Pilots wishing to improve their flying proficiency will benefit from the information in this pilot resource.