The Complete Remote Pilot

$24.95
$24.95

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Product ID: M694A

This textbook is for anyone interested in pursuing and obtaining a Remote Pilot certificate, which is required in order to operate drones for commercial use. With a friendly and readable style, the authors cover all of the details involved in becoming a competent, responsible, and safe remote pilot, opening up tremendous opportunities for flying increasingly affordable and sophisticated small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS).



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This textbook is for anyone interested in pursuing and obtaining a Remote Pilot certificate, which is required in order to operate drones for commercial use. With a friendly and readable style, the authors cover all of the details involved in becoming a competent, responsible, and safe remote pilot, opening up tremendous opportunities for flying increasingly affordable and sophisticated small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS).

An FAA Knowledge Exam is a requirement for earning a Remote Pilot certificate. The Complete Remote Pilot is designed to not only prepare you for the exam but to teach you about how UAS fly, their components and systems, and the aeronautical knowledge required to fly these systems in the same airspace as large commercial jets. This book covers specifics on the language of drones, regulations, airspace and navigation, airport and off-airport operations, radio communication procedures, weather, aerodynamics and aircraft performance, emergency procedures, human factors, maintenance, and preflight inspection procedures.

The required aeronautical knowledge is augmented with specific tips and techniques, checklists and mnemonic devices, and sound advice from personal experience. You’ll benefit from the review questions for each chapter similar to the type found on the FAA test, a comprehensive glossary, and index. You will gain the knowledge needed to pass the test and understand how to operate safely as a remote pilot in the U.S. National Airspace System.

ASA Part Number ASARPT ISBN 9781619545625
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Pros: Very handy, you can bring it anywhere with you.It has sufficient information you need for your biennial flight review considering it's a small book. Will reccomend it to everyone!
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Pros: It may be what your instructor uses to quiz you on your next Flight Review, mine did.
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Printing, binding and lamination value was good. Content was insufficient. I got more informative content downloading from individual websites on line.
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Pros: Good check list of information needed to pass the oral and prepare for the practical parts of the review. It is also customizable for the aircraft you will be flying. Great refresher.
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Pros: presents items in a concise form for easy reference.
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Pros: Great way to refresh the basics....which we all forget from time to time.
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handy helpful read
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Pros: Small and easy to use Cons: None
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Pros: Haven't flown anything in 2.5 years....haven't flown small aircraft in 20 years. Excellent review and prep for BFR. Cons: None
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Pros: I purchased this pocket-sized book to have with me and review when the biennial flight review is due. I got the hard copy book along with the DVD for a more in-depth review.
March 18, 2010
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