Ground School

All the Aeronautical Knowledge Required to Pass the FAA Exams and Operate as a Private and Commercial Pilot

Author: The Pilot's Manual Editorial Board

Publisher: Pilot's Manual

ISBN: 9781619544383

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 736

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You couldn't ask for a more complete textbook on how to operate general aviation airplanes in the United States.The Pilot's Manual: Ground School walks students through all the knowledge needed to pass both the Private and Commercial FAA Knowledge Exams. The Fourth Edition has been updated to reflect current rules, procedures, and the FAA's areas of emphasis including aeronautical decision making, runway incursion avoidance rules, risk management, drone operations, and the FAA's new Airman Certification Standards. The information is organized into easy-to-digest chapters, and the text is supported with more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs. All the knowledge requirements are covered, including aerodynamics, airplane performance, physiological factors affecting the pilot, weather, regulations, charts and airspace, airport operations, navigation, flight planning, and more. Helpful marginal notes are provided for quick definitions of terms, further emphasis on key points, and mnemonic devices that can be of tremendous benefit to study. Each chapter closes with review questions highlighting the important facts. Written by a remarkable editorial team consisting of civilian, airline, and military pilots, flight instructors, professors, FAA representatives, and industry leaders, this is the textbook trusted by leading universities worldwide. The logical organization makes it equally effective as a home-study text. Includes a Foreword by Barry Schiff. Full-color illustrations, glossary and index.
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The Pilot's Manual: Ground School

All the Aeronautical Knowledge Required to Pass the FAA Exams and Operate as a Private and Commercial Pilot

Author: Ltd. Aviation Theory Centre

Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics

ISBN: 9781560276777

Category: Study Aids

Page: 676

View: 3665

From aerodynamics and weather to navigation and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, everything students need to know in order to pass the Private Pilot and Commercial Pilot FAA Knowledge Exams is covered in this exhaustive reference. Aeronautical concepts and flight procedures?such as using the flight computer, engine operation, flight physiology, and air masses and frontal weather?are clearly communicated using concise language and copious full-color illustrations. Containing the latest rules and regulations, this updated edition also includes important information on runway incursion avoidance procedures and global positioning systems. Additional sidebars and suggested mnemonic devices help to further clarify complex concepts and increase recall.
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Flying

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Aeronautics

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The AOPA Pilot

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Aeronautics

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So kommen Sie rauf und wieder runter

was Sie schon immer übers Fliegen wissen wollten

Author: David Blatner

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 9783593373140

Category:

Page: 258

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Warum ruckelt die Maschine so? Was sind das für seltsame Rauchwölkchen am Triebwerk? Und wieso hat der Kapitän das Anschnall-Signal eingeschaltet? Eine unterhaltsame Beruhigungspille für alle Fluggäste. Der Autor beschreibt alles, was man übers Fliegen wissen möchte: Er erklärt, wieso sich eine 300 Tonnen schwere Maschine in die Lüfte hebt und oben bleibt - erläutert den Einfluss des Wetters auf den Flieger und warum ein Sturm ihm wenig anhaben kann - klärt über technische Details auf und führt die Leser ins Cockpit und den Tower und sammelt unterhaltsame Anekdoten aus der Geschichte des Fliegens. Außerdem hat er zahlreiche praktische Tipps für alle Fluggäste auf Lager, damit der nächste Urlaubsflug zur ungetrübten Freude wird.
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Forthcoming Books

Author: R.R. Bowker Company. Department of Bibliography

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Physik der Superhelden

Author: James Kakalios

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783954030576

Category:

Page: 472

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Was macht der Astronaut, wenn er mal muss?

Eine etwas andere Geschichte der Raumfahrt

Author: Mary Roach

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783499627903

Category:

Page: 396

View: 7793

Wenn es beim äMüssenä mal daneben geht, 14 Tage bei minimaler Hygiene im Raumanzug, seltsam anmutende Stresstests wie das Falten von Kranichen, Flüge im äKotzbomberä, Belastungstests an lebenden und toten Objekten u.a.: salopper und oft ironischer Blick hinter die Kulissen der Hochglanzraumfahrt.
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