Sporty's Airplane Flying Handbook and Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge Combo

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Airplane Flying Hanbook

FAA-H-8083-3B Updated 2016



The Airplane Flying Handbook provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots. This handbook introduces basic pilot skills and knowledge for piloting airplanes. It provides information on the transition to other airplanes and the operation of various airplane systems. It is developed by the Flight Standards Service, Airman Testing Standards Branch, in cooperation with various aviation educators and ...Read more
Airplane Flying Hanbook
FAA-H-8083-3B Updated 2016

The Airplane Flying Handbook provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots. This handbook introduces basic pilot skills and knowledge for piloting airplanes. It provides information on the transition to other airplanes and the operation of various airplane systems. It is developed by the Flight Standards Service, Airman Testing Standards Branch, in cooperation with various aviation educators and industry. This handbook is developed to assist student pilots learning to fly airplanes. It is also beneficial to pilots who wish to improve their flying proficiency and aeronautical knowledge, those pilots preparing for additional certificates or ratings, and flight instructors engaged in the instruction of both student and certificated pilots. It introduces the future pilot to the realm of flight and provided information and guidance on the performance of procedures and maneuvers required for pilot certification.

Topics covered:
• Introduction to Flight Training
• Ground Operations • Basic Flight Maneuvers
• Maintaining Aircraft Control: Upset Prevention and Recovery Training
• Takeoffs and Departure Climbs
• Ground Reference Maneuvers
• Airport Traffic Patterns
• Approaches and Landings
• Performance Maneuvers
• Night Operations
• Transition of Complex Airplanes
• Transition to Multiengine Airplanes
• Transition to Tailwheel Airplanes
• Transition to Jet-Powered Airplanes
• Transition to Turbopropeller-Powered Airplanes
• Transition to Light Sport Airplanes (LSA)
• Emergency Procedures

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
FAA-H-8083-25B - Updated 2016

The Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots. This handbook introduces pilots to the broad spectrum of knowledge that will be needed as they progress in their pilot training. Except for the Code of Federal Regulations pertinent to civil aviation, most of the knowledge areas applicable to pilot certification are presented. This handbook is useful to beginning pilots, as well as those pursuing more advanced pilot certificates.

Topics Covered:
• Introduction to Flying
• Aeronautical Decision-Making
• Aircraft Construction
• Principles of Flight
• Aerodynamics of Flight
• Flight Controls
• Aircraft Systems
• Flight Instruments
• Flight Manuals and Others Documents
• Weight and Balance
• Aircraft Performance
• Weather Theory
• Aviation Weather Services
• Airport Operations
• Airspace
• Navigation
• Aeromedical Factors

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I needed some reference material to help with my current biannual flight review. These books look Great, Easy to read.
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I am a former pilot, Commercial and Instrument ratring (1975). Wanted to review from the beginning. Crazy perhaps but it gives me pleasure.
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Just what I needed!
My CFI asked me to order them and it worked great.
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What is the difference between these Sporty’s reprints and the FAA/ASA versions of the books? Obviously the price is lower for the Sporty’s versions, but what else is different? Cheaper covers? Not bound? Thinner paper? If I compared the 2 versions side-by-side, what would be the most obvious differences?
Darrell K on May 4, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We print locally. This is the reason for the reduced cost. The paper that we use is a little thicker.
If purchased as a hard copy could one download these as PDFs as well?
A shopper on May 4, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We do not offer a download version of the manuals.
Does it follow Private Pilot learn to fly course?
Sanjay M on Apr 23, 2019
BEST ANSWER: These are the reference books for your learn to fly course.
Is this printed in color?
A shopper on Mar 18, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Yes, they are printed in color.
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