On a Steel Horse I Ride
by Darrel D. Whitcomb
Publisher: AU Press 2012
Number of pages: 774
Born of necessity in the long war in Southeast Asia to fly search and rescue and special operations missions, the US Air Force fleet of 52 HH-53s and 20 CH-53s were subsequently modified with state-of-the-art precision navigation capability under a program called Pave Low and redesignated as MH-53J/Ms. Assigned as part of our special operations forces, they then flew in every major US military action until their inactivation in Iraq in September 2008.
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by Laurence K. Loftin, Jr. - United States Government Printing
This volume traces the technical development of the airplane from a curiosity at the beginning of World War I to the highly useful machine of today. Included are significant aircraft that incorporated important technical innovations.
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.
- US Government Printing Office
The purpose of this advisory circular is to make amateur-built/ultralight aircraft pilots aware that test flying an aircraft is a critical undertaking, which should be approached with thorough planning, skill, and common sense.
- Federal Aviation Administration
The handbook is primarily intended to assist individuals who are preparing for the parachute rigger airman knowledge test and the oral and practical test. The material presented in this handbook is appropriate for senior and master parachute riggers.