Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
FAA-H-8083-25B (ASA FAA Handbook Series)
Federal Aviation Administration (Faa)/aviation Supplies & Academics (Asa)
This essential handbook has been required reading for pilots for over 30 years. It covers a broad spectrum of knowledge, including aerodynamic theory and flying basics, for all pilots from beginner to advanced. Topics range from aircraft systems and flight controls to weather theory and navigation. The book is an invaluable resource for earning pilot certificates and passing FAA exams. Appendices provide additional support through acronyms, abbreviations, glossaries, and more.
first published in 1980