Flying the Mountains: A Training Manual for Flying Single-Engine Aircraft

Kobo ebook | February 1, 2003

byAnderson, Fletcher

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This training guide diminishes the dangers and doubles the thrill--and safety--of flying single-engine aircraft at high altitudes in mountainous regions. Logically organized by phases of flight--from preflight preparation to landings--the author combines statistics, techniques, and examples of actions (correct and incorrect) that real pilots have taken in actual flight scenarios.


* Details training that offsets mountain flying mistakes
* Describes the effects of altitude on pilots and aircraft
* Outlines cold weather operations and precautions
* Includes search and rescue operation procedures
* Reviews take-off conditions from airport mountains

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This training guide diminishes the dangers and doubles the thrill--and safety--of flying single-engine aircraft at high altitudes in mountainous regions. Logically organized by phases of flight--from preflight preparation to landings--the author combines statistics, techniques, and examples of actions (correct and incorrect) that real ...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:February 1, 2003Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071429336

ISBN - 13:9780071429337

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