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Helicopter Flying Handbook
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Code: XB5010
Price: $16.95

Shipping Weight: 1.50 pounds

Helicopter Flying Handbook

The FAA-8083-21A is the FAA’s primary resource for helicopter operations knowledge; it is essential reading for applicants preparing for the exams for private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter class rating. In addition to a basic introduction to the helicopter, readers will find chapters on aerodynamics, flight controls, systems, performance, ground procedures, basic and advanced flight maneuvers, emergencies and hazards, attitude instrument flying, night operations, and aeronautical decision-making.

This new 2012 edition is designed for use by flight instructors, pilots preparing for a helicopter rating, FAA Knowledge and Practical exam, and helicopter-rated pilots wishing to improve their knowledge. 

Table of Contents:
Introduction to the Helicopter
Aerodynamics of Flight
Helicopter Flight Controls
Helicopter Components, Sections, and Systems
Rotorcraft Flight Manual
Weight and Balance
Helicopter Performance
Ground Procedures and Flight Preparations
Basic Flight Maneuvers
Advanced Flight Maneuvers
Helicopter Emergencies and Hazards
Attitude Instrument Flying
Night Operations
Effective Aeronautical Decision-Making

Full-color illustrations, glossary, index, 200 pages, paperback.

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