The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, Fifth Edition 5 9780071808590 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. The most trusted source of complete pilot information--totally revised and updated! A good pilot is always learning. That's why The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, FifthEdition, is such an indispensable resource. This bestselling guide covers all the essential informationa pilot needs to become more knowledgeable--from terminology, navigation, airport and airspaceoperations to radio communications, emergency procedures, flight planning, weather, and much more. At the same time, it strikes a balance of being both concise and comprehensive in a streamlined, to-the-point format--while retaining the integrity and scope of the original material. Thoroughly revised, this new fifth edition has also been updated to include current FAA policies as wellas procedures involving pilot and passenger safety in flight, as well as safe operations at airports andairspaces, at and between airports. There's never been a more resourceful way for a pilot to add to the foundation on which safe flying skills are built--while continuing to learn. New to this edition: The most complete step-by-step, call-by-call, radio communications chapter available to today's aviation student covering a long-distance flight from start to finish Updated FAA mandated standards of policies and procedures Additional photos and drawings A more streamlined design Complete flight planning strategies for long-distance flights
The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, Fifth Edition

The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, Fifth Edition

5th Edition
By Paul Illman and Gene Gailey
ISBN10: 0071808590
ISBN13: 9780071808590
Copyright: 2013

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Program Details

Earning Your Wings: Rewards and Responsibilities
Principles of Flight
Airplanes and Engines
Flight Instruments
Airplane Performance
The Airspace System
VFR Flight Planning
Emergency Procedures
Wake Turbulence
Medical Facts for Pilots
Practical Operating Practices
Acronyms & Abbreviations
Glossary of Terms

About the Author

Paul Illman

Author of The Pilot's Radio Communications Handbook, 5th Edition The Pilot's Air Traffic Control Handbook, 3rd Edition, both Practical Flying Series titles. He is an active private pilot who holds single-engine commercial and multiengine ratings. He worked for TWA for 30 years in management positions and currently operates his own management consulting business.

Gene Gailey