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FAA-H-8083-4 Helicopter Instructor's Handbook Free PDF

Helicopter Instructor's Handbook Free PDF. This handbook is the FAA's primary resource for teaching helicopter operations. As a basic introduction to the aircraft and helicopter flight training, it contains detailed coverage of all required knowledge areas.

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Helicopter Flying Handbook Free PDF

Helicopter Flying Handbook free PDF download.

The Helicopter Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter class rating.

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Accidents involving Visual Flight Rules pilots in Instrument Meteorological Conditions Free PDF

Accidents involving Visual Flight Rules pilots in Instrument Meteorological Conditions Free PDF download.

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Principles of Helicopter Flight Syllabus Free PDF

Principles of Helicopter Flight Syllabus Free PDF download.

A flight and ground training course for the Private Pilot Helicopter certificate, based on Principles of Helicopter Flight. Meets Part 61 and 141 requirements.

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No Ice Thank You Free PDF

No Ice Thank You Free PDF download.

Richard Mornington-Sanford examines the cold hard truth about carburetor icing in piston engine helicopters, and warns against failing to understand this potential killer.

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Advanced Avionics Handbook Free PDF

Advanced Avionics Handbook Free PDF download.

The Advanced Avionics Handbook is a new publication designed to provide general aviation users with comprehensive information on advanced avionics equipment available in technically advanced aircraft.

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Aerodynamics for Naval Aviators Free PDF

Aerodynamics for Naval Aviators Free PDF download.

The purpose of this textbook is to present the elements of applied aerodynamics and aeronautical engineering which relate directly to the problems of flying operations.

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Aeronautical Chart User Guide 10th. Edition Free PDF

Aeronautical Chart User Guide 10th. Edition Free PDF download.

This Chart User's Guide is intended to serve as a learning aid, reference document and an introduction to the wealth of information provided on aeronautical charts and publications of the Federal Aviation Administration.

 

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Aeronautical Information Manual

Aeronautical Information Manual download.

Official Guide to Basic Flight Information and ATC Procedures.

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Aeroplane Flying Handbook Free PDF

Aeroplane Flying Handbook Free PDF download.

The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting aircraft. It provides information on transition to other aircraft and the operation of various airplane systems.

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Aviation Instructors Handbook Free PDF

Aviation Instructors Handbook Free PDF download.

This handbook provides aviation instructors with up to date information on learning and teaching, and how to relate this information to the task of teaching aeronautical knowledge and skills to students.

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Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook Airframe Vol 1 Free PDF

Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook Airframe  Vol 1
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The Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook Airframe FAA-H-8083-31 is one of a series of three handbooks for
persons preparing for certification as an airframe or Powerplant mechanic.

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Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook Powerplant Vol 2 Free PDF

Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbook Powerplant Vol 2 Free PDF download.

The Aviation Maintenance Handbook Powerplant is one of a series of three handbooks for persons preparing for certification as a powerplant mechanic.

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Aviation Weather Free PDF

Aviation Weather Free PDF download.

AVIATION WEATHER is published jointly by the FAA Flight Standards Service and the National Weather Service (NWS). The publication began in 1943 as CAA Bulletin No. 25, 'Meteorology for Pilots,'' which at the time contained weather knowledge considered essential for most pilots.

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Aviation Weather Services Free PDF

Aviation Weather Services Free PDF download.

Aviation Weather Services, Advisory Circular 00-45G, Change 1, is published jointly by the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This publication supplements its companion manual Aviation Weather, Advisory Circular 00-6A, which documents weather theory and its application to the aviation community.

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Best Practices for Mentoring in Flight Instruction Free PDF

Best Practices for Mentoring in Flight Instruction Free PDF download.

Most pilot certificates are issued with advice that the hard won document is only a 'License to Learn.''

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Circle of Safety Free PDF

Circle of Safety Free PDF download.

In 1980 the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) published a study of aviation in Alaska. That study, which has become a benchmark, pointed to three elements that contributed to aviation accidents.

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FAA Part 141 Pilot School Certification Free PDF

FAA Part 141 Pilot School Certification Free PDF download.

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Flight Navigator Handbook Free PDF

Flight Navigator Handbook Free PDF download.

The Flight Navigator Handbook provides information on all phases of air navigation. It is a source of reference for navigators and navigator students.

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Hazardous Mountain Winds And Their Visual Indicators Free PDF

Hazardous Mountain Winds And Their Visual Indicators Free PDF download.

The primary purpose of this publication is to assist pilots involved in aviation operations to diagnose the potential for severe wind events in the vicinity of mountainous areas and to provide information on preflight planning techniques and in flight evaluation strategies for avoiding destructive turbulence and loss of aircraft control.

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Hazards of Rotating Propeller and Helicopter Rotor Blades Free PDF

Hazards of Rotating Propeller and Helicopter Rotor Blades Free PDF download.

Propeller and rotor to person accidents differ from other aircraft accidents in that they usually result in fatal or serious injury.

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Hearing & Noise in Aviation Free PDF

Hearing & Noise in Aviation Free PDF download.

The aviation environment is characterized by multiple sources of noise, both on the ground and in the air.

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Instrument Procedures Handbook Free PDF

Instrument Procedures Handbook Free PDF download.

Designed as a technical reference for professional pilots who operate under instrument flight rules (IFR) in the National Airspace System (NAS).

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Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC) Guidance Free PDF

Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC) Guidance Free PDF download.

The certificated flight instructor (CFI) performs one of the most vital and influential roles in aviation, because the aviation educator's work matters not just for the individual pilot, but for every passenger who entrusts his or her life to that pilot's knowledge, skill, and judgment.

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Laser Eye Lasik Surgery for Pilots Free PDF

Lasik Laser Eye Surgery for Pilots Free PDF download.

Currently, about 55% of the civilian pilots in the United States must utilize some form of refractive correction to meet the vision requirements for medical certification.

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Pilot Guide Flight in Icing Conditions Free PDF

Pilot Guide Flight in Icing Conditions Free PDF download.

Aircraft icing remains a key aviation safety issue. Accident data has shown that pilots are (advertently and inadvertently) flying aircraft not certificated for flight in icing conditions into such conditions, often with fatal results.

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Pilot's Guide Preflight Planning, Weather Self Briefings, and Weather Decision Making Free PDF

General Aviation Pilot's Guide Preflight Planning, Weather Self Briefings, and Weather Decision Making Free PDF download.

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Pilots Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge Free PDF

Pilots Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge Free PDF download.

The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots.

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Robinson R22 Helicopter Mustering Free PDF

Robinson R22 Helicopter Mustering Free PDF download.

Robinson R22 helicopter aerial mustering usage investigation. The Robinson R22 helicopter is the most common model of rotary wing aircraft on the Australian register and has been a popular choice for private operations, flying training and various types of aerial work activity.

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Role of Preflight Preparation Free PDF

Role of Preflight Preparation Free PDF download.

One of the most often neglected acts of a pilot contemplating flight in an aircraft is that of proper preflight planning. While the reasons remain obscure, the facts are well supported by aircraft accident statistics.

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Rotary Wing Flight Free PDF

Rotary Wing Flight Free PDF download.

Produced by the United States Army, TMI-260 is still a useful reference for todays helicopter pilots.

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Safety In and Around Helicopters Free PDF

Safety In and Around Helicopters Free PDF download.

This Advisory Circular (AC) provides safety guidelines for persons associated with helicopter operations and suggests ways to avoid hazards and reduce the risk of accidents.

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Student Pilot Guide Free PDF

Student Pilot Guide Free PDF download.

Before you begin flight training, it is important to have a basic understanding of the responsibilities, safety regulations, and issues applicable to such an endeavor.

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Tips on Mountain Flying Free PDF

Tips on Mountain Flying Free PDF download.

Mountain flying opens up new opportunities for the general aviation pilot for unique and interesting destinations, plus a view of spectacular scenery. However, mountain flying, even more so than flight in the flatlands, is very unforgiving of poor training and planning.

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Unanticipated Right Yaw in Helicopters Free PDF

Unanticipated Right Yaw in Helicopters Free PDF download.

This advisory circular will examine unanticipated right yaw phenomenon, the circumstances under which it may be encountered, how it can be prevented, and how the pilot should react if it is encountered.

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