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Flight Test Telemetry By Dr. Stephen Vickers
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This book covers 24 color chapters of easy to read theory and applications from the history of telemetry, aircraft instrumentation, formats, PCM, FM, data center security, data storage, and more. The... More > book is designed for the beginner in the field of telemetry, although the material is useful for the experienced telemetry person.< Less
Flight Testing to Win By Tony Blackman
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No aircraft is absolutely safe. This book is about Aviation, from learning to fly, becoming a test pilot, flight testing, demonstrating on some of the third world’s worst airfields, then... More > specializing in Avionics and finally joining the Board of the UK Civil Aviation Authority, helping to formulate the regulations that the author had spent so many years living by. Many stories are told, including flying with the legendary Howard Hughes when the world thought him a mad recluse, and testing many aircraft including all three V Bombers, an almost unique experience. The book, well illustrated, makes the point that flying is inherently risky, that regulations always try to quantify acceptable risk, that safety is a cost, and that test pilots have to sell their aircraft and should not try to make an aircraft safer than the rules require. It emphasizes the almost unbelievable changes in aviation in one working lifetime, whilst painting a picture of a much simpler world, now gone beyond recall.< Less
Flight Testing to Win By Tony Blackman
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No aircraft is absolutely safe. This book is about Aviation, from learning to fly, becoming a test pilot, flight testing, demonstrating on some of the third world’s worst airfields, then... More > specializing in Avionics and finally joining the Board of the UK Civil Aviation Authority, helping to formulate the regulations that the author had spent so many years living by. Many stories are told, including flying with the legendary Howard Hughes when the world thought him a mad recluse, and testing many aircraft including all three V Bombers, an almost unique experience. The book,very well illustrated, makes the point that flying is inherently risky, that regulations always try to quantify acceptable risk, that safety is a cost, and that test pilots have to sell their aircraft and should not try to make an aircraft safer than the rules require. It emphasizes the almost unbelievable changes in aviation in one working lifetime, whilst painting a picture of a much simpler world, now gone beyond recall.< Less
USAF Flight Test Engineering Manual By Maj. Russel M. Herrington & Capt. Paul Shoemacher
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In the late 1940’s and early 50’s, planes flew higher and faster than anyone had dreamed possible. The jet age had arrived, and along with it came turbojet and rocket-powered aircraft... More > capable of flying beyond the speed of sound. To assess these aircraft, the Air Research and Development Command developed a series of data reduction methods, and then compiled them in this Flight Test Engineering Manual. It served as a standard technical reference for the flight test engineers, program managers, pilots and support teams for many of the X-plane programs of the 1950s. This reprint represents the first time in over fifty years that this book has been available, and the first time it has ever been made available to the public. it’s a unique time capsule that provides insight into the era of “The Right Stuff”, when slide rules and punch cards were the cutting edge, and a must-have for anyone interested in the technical aspects of flight test.< Less
Solo Flight By Tod
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Nolan Cooper has a big secret. He invented and built an airplane. And he's going to test fly it himself. If he can cut fourth period, that is! Why is a smart kid like Nolan flunking his classes?... More > What kind of high school would punish a student for telling the truth? Why does the Principal want to destroy Nolan? Can his best friend be tempted to reveal his secret life? And why do they say his plane is going to kill him? Will Nolan fly free of his troubles, or will he crash and burn? Find out in Solo Flight. Solo Flight is the story of a young man and his clashes with the authorities as he tries to follow his own path in life. Part self-help novel, part political satire, the fast paced plot will keep you turning pages until the very end. You'll be shocked to discover the true purpose of public school. Learn why it fails so miserably at education while it holds back the best and brightest. Solo Flight is a Declaration of Independence for young people everywhere.< Less
Flight Instructor Practical Test Standards - Airplane By Federal Aviation Administration
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This PTS guide is for Flight Instructor Airplane (June 2012). The Practical Test Standards (PTS) guide students, instructors, and FAA-designated examiners through checkrides. Every PTS details the... More > skill and knowledge that must be demonstrated before an examiner can issue a certificate or rating to an applicant. Written by the FAA, these books list the knowledge and experience prerequisites, the levels of skill that must be demonstrated before an examiner can issue a certificate or rating to an applicant, and describe background study and reference materials. The FAA is presently working on updating the PTS to the ACS (Airman Certification Standards), but as of this release date (2019) an ACS for Flight Instructor Airplane has not yet been published by the FAA (includes changes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6).< Less
Flight Instructor Practical Test Standards - Rotorcraft By Federal Aviation Administration
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This PTS guide is for Flight Instructor Rotorcraft (Helicopter & Gyroplane). The Practical Test Standards (PTS) guide students, instructors, and FAA-designated examiners through checkrides. Every... More > PTS details the skill and knowledge that must be demonstrated before an examiner can issue a certificate or rating to an applicant. Written by the FAA, these books list the knowledge and experience prerequisites, the levels of skill that must be demonstrated before an examiner can issue a certificate or rating to an applicant, and describe background study and reference materials. The FAA is presently working on updating the PTS to the ACS (Airman Certification Standards), but as of this release date (2019) an ACS for Flight Instructor Rotorcraft has not yet been published by the FAA (includes changes 1, 2, & 3).< Less
Pancake & Hen - Flights of Fantasy By Velerion Damarke
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Pancake and Hen are two curious individuals. In this, the second volume detailing their adventures, they continue to test their boundaries and explore their world with a fresh set of minds and... More > imaginative personalities.< Less
Pancake & Hen - Flights of Fantasy By Velerion Damarke
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Pancake and Hen are two curious individuals. In this, the second volume detailing their adventures, they continue to test their boundaries and explore their world with a fresh set of minds and... More > imaginative personalities.< Less
The ZR III and the flight to America By Anton Wittemann
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Translated for the first time into English, this 1925 book provides a brief history of the pre-war commercial airship company DELAG, gives a detailed description of the LZ 126 / ZR III airship,... More > relates the course of the five test flights in Germany and Switzerland, and ends with an account of the Atlantic crossing and delivery flight.< Less

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