The Turbine Pilot’s Flight Manual

The Turbine Pilot's Flight Manual Author Gregory N. Brown
ISBN-10 156027946X
ISBN-13 9781560279464
Year 2012-12-17
Pages 274
Language English
Publisher Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc.
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Designed for the pilot of piston engine aircraft who is preparing for turbine ground school the transitioning military pilot studying for that first corporate or airline interview or even the old pro brushing up on turbine aircraft operations this manual covers all the basics clearly explaining the differences between turbine aircraft and their piston engine counterparts It addresses high speed aerodynamics coordinating multipilot crews wake turbulence and navigating in high altitude weather The book is like an operations manual for these complex aircraft detailing pilot operations that include preflight normal emergency IFR and fueling procedures Readers will be introduced to flight dispatch state of the art cockpit instrumentation including the flight management system FMS and the head up guidance system HGS or HUD and the operating principles of hazard avoidance systems including weather radar lightning detectors and the ground proximity warning system GPWS Updated to reflect the newest Federal Aviation Administration regulations and procedures this new edition also includes a glossary of airline and corporate aviation terminology handy turbine pilot rules of thumb and a comprehensive turbine aircraft Spotters Guide

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