Helicopter Maneuvers Manual (Spiral)

A Step-By-Step Illustrated Guide to Performing All Helicopter Flight Operations

By Ryan Dale

Aviation Supplies & Academics, 9781560278917, 102pp.

Publication Date: October 25, 2011

List Price: 19.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Providing a detailed look at helicopter maneuvers, the information in this guide helps to solidify concepts gained from flight training in a student pilot's mind by incorporating the Practical Test Standards into every maneuver description. The graphical and textual explanations work in conjunction with an instructor's lessons, allowing students to prepare before sessions and to review afterwards as well.

There are many guides to flight maneuvers and how to fly them in airplanes but none specifically made for helicopters, and not in the complete and fully color-illustrated way as presented in "Helicopter Maneuvers Manual." This handbook will be of immense help to flight instructors teaching helicopter maneuvers, following the FAA's practical test standards for certification of helicopter pilots. This book not only helps in training but can also be used for reference throughout the helicopter pilot's flight career. It provides readers with a crystal-clear picture of what level of performance is expected of them every step and includes insights into the common errors associated with each move.


About the Author

Ryan Dale is a helicopter Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) and the author of "Helicopter Oral Exam Guide." He lives in Seattle.