Beyond the Checkride: Flight Basics Your Instructor Never Taught You, Second Edition: Flight Basics…

Paperback | August 4, 2014

byHoward Fried, Gene Gailey

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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE FOR NEW PILOTS--FULLY UPDATED!

Covering the latest FAA regulations, Beyond the Checkride, Second Edition, is packed with invaluable lessons learned by trial and error based on the real-lifeexperiences of hundreds of pilots. Originally written by legendary flight instructor Howard Fried and thoroughly revised by veteran pilot Gene Gailey, this practicalresource takes you, step by step, through a flight from the perspective of a flight examiner. Learn from other pilots' mistakes--it's easier and safer, and it could even save your life.

FEATURES UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE OF:

  • Rarely taught basics, including maneuvering speed, propeller safety, night flying, and more
  • Paperwork and other requirements
  • Pilot certificates and ratings
  • Human factors that affect flying, including fatigueand emotions
  • Flight safety and accident prevention
  • Aircraft control
  • Surviving spins, stalls, spirals, and more
  • Flying advanced aircraft
  • Weather conditions
  • Air traffic control
  • FAA regulations

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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE FOR NEW PILOTS--FULLY UPDATED!Covering the latest FAA regulations, Beyond the Checkride, Second Edition, is packed with invaluable lessons learned by trial and error based on the real-lifeexperiences of hundreds of pilots. Originally written by legendary flight instructor Howard Fried and thoroughly revised by veter...

Gene E. Gailey (San Luis Obispo, CA) has been a private pilot for more than 44 years. He is coauthor of The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, Fifth Edition. Howard J. Fried was a veteran pilot, a flight instructor, and FAA pilot examiner.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:9 × 6.3 × 0.79 inPublished:August 4, 2014Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071822534

ISBN - 13:9780071822534

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