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Ground Studies for Pilots By R.B. Underdown

Ground Studies for Pilots
by R.B. Underdown

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The third in this series of four books for professional pilot licence examinations, this book has been revised to take account of the new syllabus requirements of the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) and includes information of new equipment.
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Ground Studies for Pilots: v. 3: Navigation, General and Instruments by R.B. Underdown

The third in this series of four books originally written by S.E.T. Taylor and H.A. Parmer, for professional pilot licence examinations, this book has been revised to take account of the new syllabus requirements of the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) and includes information of new equipment.

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1 Maps and Charts:; Mathematics reminders; Form of the earth; Convergency, conversion angle, departure; Projections general; Mercator's projection; Lambert's conical orthomorphic projection; Polar stereographic projection; Transverse and oblique mercator projections; Grid technique; Chapter 2 Aircraft Instruments:; Airspeed indicator (ASI); Altimeters; Vertical speed indicators (VSIand IVSI); Machmeter; Gyroscope; Direction indicator (DI); Artificial horizon; Turn and slip (balance) indicator; Air temperature measurement in flight; Inertial navigation; Electronic displays and systems; Chapter 3 Magnetism and Compasses:; Magnetism - general and terrestrial; Aircraft magnetism 1; Aircraft magnetism 2; Direct reading (standby) compasses - P-type, E2-type; Turning and acceleration errors; Remote indicating compass; Chapter 4 Solar System:; Solar system - time; Answers to Multi-choice Test Questions; Glossary of Abbreviations; Index Answers to multi-choice test questions; Abbreviations; Index

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GOR004538583
Ground Studies for Pilots: v. 3: Navigation, General and Instruments by R.B. Underdown
R.B. Underdown
Ground studies for pilots
Used - Very Good
Paperback
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1993-04-02
320
0632034343
9780632034345
N/A
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