Search Results: 'aircraft Pilot'

Search

×
×
×
×
441 results for "aircraft Pilot"
Un-Armed, Un-Armored and Un-Escorted: A World War II C-47 Airborne Troop Carrier Pilot Remembers By John R. Johnson Jr.
Hardcover: List Price: $34.95 $24.47 | You Save: 30%
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Merriam Press World War 2 Memoir Series. First Edition 2014. Inducted in 1942, Johnson went through pilot training, then airborne operations flight training with 27th Troop Carrier Squadron, 10th... More > Troop Carrier Group, then with 49th Troop Carrier Sqdn, 313th Troop Carrier Wing, for training in Sicily. Assigned to 36th TCS, 316th TCG, for D-Day, Allied advance across Europe Operation Market Garden and his C-47 was shot down on this mission and he became a POW. In addition to detailing his life as a POW, he includes details of what it was like back home for his family, particularly after he was listed as MIA after being shot down, including his parents' efforts at trying to get more details from politicians, the Army and members of his unit in England. This is a detailed personal account by a C-47 pilot who flew Un-Armed, Un-Armored and Un-Escorted over the skies of Europe, delivering men and materiel where it was needed to defeat the enemy. 35 photos and documents.< Less
Performance Reference Handbook 737 [FAA - B&W] By Maurits HULSHOF
Paperback: List Price: $25.00 $17.50 | You Save: 30%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Contains all a pilot needs to know about performance regulations for large twinjet aircraft in general and the Boeing 737 in special. Black and white edition,coil-bound. A full-color version is also... More > available on www.performance737.com. Note that although the preview shows full color pages, the contents are printed in BLACK & WHITE.< Less
737 Performance Reference Handbook - EASA Edition By Maurits Hulshof
eBook (ePub): $9.99
NOW ALSO AVAILABLE AS iPAD APP (continuously updated). CHECK THE APPSTORE for B737 PRH! The book (edition 2014) is NOT being updated! This handbook explains European aircraft performance rules... More > (EASA) for large civil twin aircraft (Class A) in general and for the Boeing 737NG in special. It contains lots of colourful pictures and operational information for the airline pilot. "An excellent book which finally simplifies and brings together aircraft performance information." "It is the best performance book I ever held in my hands. Just brilliant!" "This book makes 737 performance transparant and understandable." "A must for every 737 pilot!"< Less
737 Performance Reference Handbook - FAA Edition By Maurits Hulshof
eBook (ePub): $9.99
NOW ALSO AVAILABLE AS iPAD APP (continuously updated). CHECK THE APPSTORE for B737 PRH! The book (edition 2014) is NOT being updated! This handbook explains large twin aircraft (class A) performance... More > rules (FAA) in general and for the Boeing 737 in special. It contains lots of colourful pictures and operational information for the airline pilot. "An excellent book which finally simplifies and brings together aircraft performance information." "It is the best performance book I ever held in my hands. Just brilliant!" "This book makes 737 performance transparant and understandable." "A must for every 737 pilot!"< Less
Yesterday and Beyond By John Pearse
Paperback: $5.90
Prints in 3-5 business days
In 1982, pilot Marcus wondered what he was looking at! Was he dreaming, or were those warships below of Japanese World War Two vintage? He is forced to fight carrier-launched Zero aircraft, and,... More > despite his modern plane, is shot down, captured and interred by the Japanese to find out where he came from, details of his plane and who are also intrigued by his jet aircraft and the ejection from his doomed plane. They treat him roughly during the interrogation, trying to find out details. He is attracted to Akira, a pretty young Japanese interpreter, whom he recognises, vagely. They develop an understanding, and during a heavy air raid on his prison camp, she helps him escape. He steals a plane, and then has to decide: can he shoot down his own countrymen? He escapes back to his own time, wondering about the pretty Akira.< Less
The Boeing 737 Technical Guide By Chris Brady
eBook (ePub): $32.64
(1 Ratings)
An illustrated technical guide to the Boeing 737 aircraft. Containing extensive explanatory notes, facts, tips and points of interest on all aspects of this hugely successful airliner and showing its... More > technical evolution from its early design in the 1960s through to the latest 737 MAX. The book provides detailed descriptions of systems, internal and external components, their locations and functions, together with pilots' notes a detailed guide to airtesting and technical specifications. It is illustrated with over 500 colour photographs, diagrams and schematics. Chris Brady has written this book after many years developing the highly successful and informative technical website, known throughout the world by pilots, trainers and engineers as the most authoritative open source of information freely available about the 737.< Less
Fly the Engine By Kas Thomas
Paperback: $39.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Revised 2008 edition!Back in print for the first time in over a decade! Fully revised and updated. The ultimate book on aircraft engine operation, Fly the Engine takes you through all phases of... More > engine operation, from preflight to shutdown. Learn how to start a hot, cold, or flooded engine; how to troubleshoot a rough runup; when and how to lean the engine for all phases of flight; how to recognize the early warning signs of valve sticking; and much more. Every chapter of Fly the Engine brims with hands-on advice, told with wit and style by one of aviation's most respected authors. Hailed as a modern-day classic when it first appeared in 1993, Fly the Engine is a goldmine of engine wisdom: essential reading for any pilot, of any skill level. Great gift item! ORDER NOW!< Less
GOD DON'T FLY AIRPLANES By Curtis D. Bennett
Paperback: List Price: $12.00 $9.60 | You Save: 20%
Prints in 3-5 business days
This book takes a humourous look at the world of flying, both private and combat flying. The author is a Vietnam combat flying flying 201 combat missions in 1968. In addition, he was an instructor... More > in multi-engine aircraft following his combat tour. It is a must read for every past, present, and future pilot; those crazy enough to roam the sky in fast aircraft, untethered from earth. (As close to heaven as many of us will probaly ever be)< Less
Sky High 2006 By Ivy Soo
eBook (PDF): $0.00
Kate and Steve are both best pilot in the Navy. They both were assigned to a dangerous mission that will jeopardise their own life. Kate is still struggling with her new life without Jake who died... More > when his plane crashed. Jake is one of the best pilot too. Steve love Kate but afraid to tell her. Will they be save in the mission and will Steve tell Kate that he loves her...< Less
Flying the Classic Learjet By Peter D. Condon
eBook (ePub): $20.00
Flying the Classic Learjet is a training manual published by Peter Condon for use by pilots planning to undergo training in the Learjet 35A/36A aircraft and for experienced Learjet pilots wishing to... More > refresh their knowledge of the aircraft's systems. After 23 years as a pilot in the RAAF Peter started flying the civilian Learjet in 1991, and in 1996 he became an Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority Approved Learjet Check and Training pilot with a company providing Defence Support flying for the Australian Department of Defence. He saw the need for a Learjet manual for new pilots and produced this manual which he completed in 2002. The manual was last updated in 2010. This is a manual for pilots by a pilot.< Less

Top 10

see more >
 
1
B Inspired B Inspired By Brandon Warren
Paperback: $15.99
 
 
 
 
4
19-20: MS V3.0 19-20: MS V3.0 By Liza Cowan
Paperback: $30.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10