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Guide to the Flight Review: Complete Preparation for Issuing or Taking a Flight Review (Guide to the Flight Review)
Guide to the Flight Review: Complete Preparation for Issuing or Taking a Flight Review (Guide to the Flight Review)
by Faa
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Newly revised to reflect the latest procedural and regulatory changes mandated by the FFA, this guide to the Flight Review (FR) educates both pilots and flight instructors about the exam. Answering the most commonly asked questions, it also clarifies the... (read more)

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Howard Hughes: The Secret Life
Howard Hughes: The Secret Life
by Charles Higham
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His wealth was legendary. His passions were bizarre. Now, the truth about the money, the madness, and the man behind the enigma. Howard Hughes is one of the best known and least understood men of our times--famed for his wealth, his daring, and his... (read more)

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The Advanced Pilot's Flight Manual: Including FAA Written Test Questions (Airplanes) Plus Answers and Explanations and Practical (Flight
The Advanced Pilot's Flight Manual: Including FAA Written Test Questions (Airplanes) Plus Answers and Explanations and Practical (Flight
by William K Kershner
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A classic for beginning aviators, The Student Pilot's Flight Manual provides step-by-step ground and flight information for student pilots working toward private certification. Kershner's authoritative volume presents a wealth of practical information... (read more)

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The Greatest Flying Stories Ever Told: Nineteen Amazing Tales from the Sky
The Greatest Flying Stories Ever Told: Nineteen Amazing Tales from the Sky
by Lamar Underwood
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A diverse, inspiring and exciting collection on the thrills of taking flight. At 10:35 in the morning of Thursday, December 17, 1903, man got his wings. On the sand dunes of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville Wright flew the motorized aircraft he and... (read more)

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Air Rage: Crisis in the Skies
Air Rage: Crisis in the Skies
by Andrew R Thomas
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In the last few years, several planes have almost gone down because of the aberrant or abusive behavior of one or more individuals. Unfortunately, such outbursts are becoming increasingly common. These dangerous actions -known as air rage - are by far... (read more)

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Instrument Rating Test Prep 2011: Study and Prepare for the Instrument Rating, Instrument Flight Instructor (Cfii), Instrument Ground Instructor, and (Instrument Rating Test Prep)
Instrument Rating Test Prep 2011: Study and Prepare for the Instrument Rating, Instrument Flight Instructor (Cfii), Instrument Ground Instructor, and (Instrument Rating Test Prep)
by Asa Test Prep Board
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Applicants studying for the Instrument Rating Knowledge Exam will find answers and explanations for every question in the Federal Aviation Administration exam database in this guide. The more than 900 questions from the exam are arranged by subject... (read more)

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101 Things to Do with Your Private License
101 Things to Do with Your Private License
by Leroy Cook
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* Picks up where flight training ends--shows how to get best performance using tips and tricks not taught in school * Wide-ranging coverage includes flying with family, handling different airport types, test-flying, joining a flying club, and flying for... (read more)

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Jet Age: The Comet, the 707, and the Race to Shrink the World
Jet Age: The Comet, the 707, and the Race to Shrink the World
by Sam Howe Verhovek
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The captivating story of the titans, engineers, and pilots who raced to design a safe and lucrative passenger jet. In Jet Age, journalist Sam Howe Verhovek explores the advent of the first generation of jet airliners and the people who designed, built... (read more)

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Powerplant Test Guide: The Fast-Track to Study for and Pass the FAA Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Powerplant Knowledge Exam (Powerplant Test Guide)
Powerplant Test Guide: The Fast-Track to Study for and Pass the FAA Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Powerplant Knowledge Exam (Powerplant Test Guide)
by Dale Crane
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The Fast Track series is designed to prepare applicants who are seeking Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certifications for the full range of material on each test of the series. Prospective test takers are supplied with questions that have been... (read more)

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National Air and Space Museum
National Air and Space Museum
by C. D. B. Bryan
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The incomparable drama and excitement of The National Air and Space Museum — the thrill of standing under the Wright flyer, the world's first successful airplane, of walking through a Skylab Orbital Workshop, of standing on the bridge of an aircraft... (read more)

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Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air
Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air
by Richard Holmes
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**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)** **Time Magazine 10 Top Nonfiction Books of 2013** **The New Republic Best Books of 2013** In this heart-lifting chronicle, Richard Holmes, author of the best-selling The Age of Wonder, follows the pioneer... (read more)

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No Visible Horizon: Surviving the World's Most Dangerous Sport
No Visible Horizon: Surviving the World's Most Dangerous Sport
by Joshua Cooper Ramo
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The flying life has always demanded a passage across the razor's edge. At any moment you could slip to the other side: a gas leak, weather, fire in the cockpit. Sometimes what made the risks particularly horrible was that you could watch your mistakes... (read more)

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Queen Bess: Daredevil Aviator
Queen Bess: Daredevil Aviator
by Doris L Rich
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Here is the brief but intense life of Bessie Coleman, America's first African American woman aviator. Born in 1892 in Atlanta, Texas, she became known as “Queen Bess,” a barnstormer and flying-circus performer who defied the strictures of... (read more)

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Your Pilot's License (Your Pilot's License)
Your Pilot's License (Your Pilot's License)
by Jerry Eichenberger
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* A "must" guide containing comprehensive and straight-to-the-point advice on current issues concerning a pilot's license--from how much it costs to regulations and requirements * Fully updated, this classic bestseller provides the all-you-need to know... (read more)

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Among the Heroes: United Flight 93 and the Passengers and Crew Who Fought Back
Among the Heroes: United Flight 93 and the Passengers and Crew Who Fought Back
by Jere Longman
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Of the four horrific hijackings on September 11, Flight 93 resonates as one of epic resistance.At a time when the United States appeared defenseless against an unfamiliar foe, the gallant passengers and crew of Flight 93 provided for many Americans a... (read more)

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Around the World in 20 Days: The Story of Our Adventure History-Making Balloon Flight
Around the World in 20 Days: The Story of Our Adventure History-Making Balloon Flight
by Bertrand Piccard
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Into the real thin air: The gripping story of the history-making around-the-world balloon flight as told by the pilots themselves. In this dramatic and inspiring account, adventurers Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones, the pilots of the Breitling Orbiter... (read more)

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Helicopter Oral Exam Guide: When Used with the Oral Exam Guides, This Book Prepares You for the Oral Portion of the Private, Instrument, Commercia (Helicopter Oral Exam Guide)
Helicopter Oral Exam Guide: When Used with the Oral Exam Guides, This Book Prepares You for the Oral Portion of the Private, Instrument, Commercia (Helicopter Oral Exam Guide)
by Ryan Dale
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Updated to reflect vital FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, this indispensable tool prepares helicopter pilots for their one-on-one "checkride" with an FAA examiner. Providing answers to the most commonly asked questions... (read more)

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Never Land: Adventures, Wonder, and One World Record in a Very Small Plane
Never Land: Adventures, Wonder, and One World Record in a Very Small Plane
by W Scott Olsen
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According to W. Scott Olsen, there are two reasons for flying. The first is just to get somewhere. The second has nothing to do with destination. It is this second reason, expressing our deepest curiosity and our longings for infinity, grace, and clarity,... (read more)

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The Plane Truth!
The Plane Truth!
by Frank Steward
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Consisting of 70 short stories, the book includes everything from bizarre inflight incidents to the monumental changes taking place in the airline industry today. This hilarious and entertaining book is the ideal companion for anyone flying or waiting... (read more)

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Principles of Aeroelasticity (Dover Books on Engineering)
Principles of Aeroelasticity (Dover Books on Engineering)
by Raymon Bisplinghoff
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Principle of Aeroelasticity constitutes an attempt to bring order to a group of problems which have coalesced into a distinct and mature subdivision of flight-vehicle engineering. The authors have formulated a unifying philosophy of the field based on... (read more)

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