The Aviator's Guide to Navigation 4 9780071477208 Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Improve Your Piloting Skills with Today's Best Navigation Guide—Now Updated with the Latest Cockpit Technology and Tools! The Aviator's Guide to Navigation has been revised and updated to equip experienced pilots and aviation students with a complete tutorial on modern navigation systems. From the basics of dead reckoning to the most advanced “glass cockpit” EFIS systems, the Fourth Edition of this comprehensive guide explains the full range of air navigation innovations, covering all the new technologies and tools that have emerged in the past ten years. Readers will find valuable new material on distance measuring equipment (DME), long-range navigation, and The Next Generation Navigation System. Filled with a wealth of detailed illustrations, the Fourth Edition of The Aviator's Guide to Navigation features: A highly readable tutorial on navigation fundamentals Expert information on cutting-edge navigation tools and technologies that are changing how pilots fly New to this edition: New information on GPS navigation and flight management systems, distance measuring equipment, area navigation, critical fuel scenarios, and international operations Everything a Pilot Needs to Know About Navigation • Pilotage and Dead Reckoning • VOR Navigation Fundamentals • Distance Measuring Equipment • VOR/DME Navigation • VOR/DME Area Navigation • NDB Navigation • Ground-Based Radar Navigation • Instrument Approaches • Principles of Global Navigation • Loran-C • Inertial Navigation Systems • GPS Navigation • Long-Range and Over-Water Navigation • Non-Radar Navigation • Flight Management Systems • The Next Generation Navigation System • Appendixes
The Aviator's Guide to Navigation

The Aviator's Guide to Navigation

4th Edition
By Donald Clausing
ISBN10: 0071477209
ISBN13: 9780071477208
Copyright: 2007

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ISBN10: 0071477209 | ISBN13: 9780071477208



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Program Details

Chapter 1. Pilotage and Dead Reckoning

Chapter 2. VOR Navigation Fundamentals

Chapter 3. Distance Measuring Equipment

Chapter 4. VOR/DME Navigation

Chapter 5. VOR/DME Area Navigation

Chapter 6. NDB Navigation

Chapter 7. Ground-Based Radar Navigation

Chapter 8. Instrument Approaches

Chapter 9. Principles of Global Navigation

Chapter 10. Loran-C Navigation

Chapter 11. Inertial Navigation Systems

Chapter 12. Satellite Navigation

Chapter 13. Long-Range and Overwater Navigation

Chapter 14. Nonradar Navigation

Chapter 15. Flight Management Systems

Chapter 16. The Next Generation Air Navigation System






About the Author

Donald Clausing

Donald J. Clausing (San Francisco, CA) is a contributing writer for many aviation magazines, including Flying, Professional Pilot, AOPA Pilot, and Plane and Pilot. He is the author of three previous editions of the Aviator’s Guide to Navigation.