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Cambridge Aerospace Series #08: A History of Aerodynamics: And Its Impact on Flying Machines

Jr. John David Anderson

Aerodynamic principles that make flight possible were little known or barely understood as recently as one hundred years ago. Although their roots can be found in the fluid dynamics of ancient Greek science, it was not until the scientific breakthroughs... (read more)

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Full Throttle Reno Air Races Today

Gerhard Schmid

Fly low, go fast, turn left! Das ist das Motto, nach dem sie mit ihren bis zu 4.000 PS starken und 800 km/h schnellen Maschinen um den Pylonkurs in der Wüste Nevadas jagen. Seit 1964 messen sich die besten Piloten der USA jedes Jahr im September bei... (read more)

Identification and Recognition
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Jane's Airline Recognition Guide

Gunter Endres

More than 700 airlinesFully illustratedCompany histories and current fleet detailsExplanations of brand logosAircraft setup and engine configurationTechnical... (read more)

Flight Instruction and Aerodynamics
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Mad's Greatest Artists: Sergio Aragones: Five Decades of His Finest Works

Sergio Aragones

For over five decades, MAD Magazine has kept devoted audiences in stitches with its consistently excellent and surprisingly relevant satire. From the witty, shameless writing to the amusing, colorful comic illustrations, MAD is a timeless American... (read more)

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Brace for Impact: Miracle on the Hudson Survivors Share Their Stories of Near Death and Hope for New Life

Dorothy Firman

What Passengers of Flight 1549 Want Others to Know About Second Chances Brace for impact. Three simple words that proclaimed to all 150 passengers on board US Airways Flight 1549 on that cold, crisp New York afternoon of January 15, 2009, that their... (read more)

Construction and Maintenance
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Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics : Airframe Handbook (79 Edition)

Jepperson Sanderson Aviation

The Airframe Handbook is the basis for the part 147 written test. Written in 1972 and updated in 1976, the "15A" is lacking only in modern systems and electronics.... (read more)

Balloons and Airships
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Powered Parachute Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-29)

Faa Faa

As far back as the twelfth century, people have loved to parachute. From Chinas umbrella and Leonardo da Vincis pyramid-shaped flying device to the first air-plane jump in 1912, the urge to leap and soar with the wind has long been a part of history... (read more)

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Aviation Weather Services Handbook (Aviation Weather Services Handbook)

Federal Aviation Administration (faa)

This official handbook provides an authoritative tool for pilots, flight instructors, and those studying for pilot certification. From both the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Weather Service, this newest edition offers up-to-date... (read more)

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