These FAA official handbooks, Airplane
Flying Handbook (previously
titled Flight Training Handbook)
and Pilot's Handbook of
Aeronautical Knowledge, have been required reading for all pilots for more
than 30 years.
Bonus: Includes handy laminated kneeboard-sized reference cards! These
cards provide quick access to information on communication procedures, airport
signs/markings, light gun signals, and more.
Airplane Flying Handbook
Flying Handbook introduces the
basic pilot skills and knowledge essential for piloting airplanes. It benefits
student pilots just beginning their aviation endeavors, as well as those wishing
to improve their flying proficiency and aeronautical knowledge, those preparing
for additional certificates or ratings, and flight instructors engaged in the
instruction of both students and licensed pilots.
This book is the official FAA source for learning to fly; many test questions
for the FAA Knowledge Exams come from this reference. Illustrated throughout
with full-color graphics and photography. Soft cover, indexed, 8.25"x10.75"
format, 280 pages.
Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge is
essential reading for all pilots - from beginning student pilots to those pursuing
more advanced pilot certificates. This official FAA handbook introduces pilots
to the broad spectrum of knowledge needed as they progress through pilot
training. Studying this book, pilots gain the required knowledge to earn a
certificate and learn the aerodynamic theory associated with airplane flight.
This 2008 edition reflects the latest aviation industry procedures,
equipment, techniques and regulations. It is a key reference for all the
information necessary to operate an aircraft and for passing the FAA Knowledge
Exam and Practical Test (checkride). Newly illustrated with hundreds of
full-color drawings and photographs!