Positive Flying: Flight-Tested Numbers and How to Fly Them for Precision Perfection

Positive Flying: Flight-Tested Numbers and How to Fly Them for Precision Perfection

by Richard L. Taylor, William M. Guinther
     
 


Fly an airplane at a set attitude, airspeed, and power setting, and it does precisely what it is supposed to—every time. This book tells why and how “flying by the numbers” works, and gives the flight-tested numbers for precision performance in 27 of America's favorite small aircraft. For aircraft not included in this list, the book provides exact…  See more details below

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Fly an airplane at a set attitude, airspeed, and power setting, and it does precisely what it is supposed to—every time. This book tells why and how “flying by the numbers” works, and gives the flight-tested numbers for precision performance in 27 of America's favorite small aircraft. For aircraft not included in this list, the book provides exact cockpit procedures for nailing down the numbers for any other light airplane.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565660243
Publisher:
Aviation Supplies & Academics, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1992
Series:
General Aviation Reading Series
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
233
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.99(d)

Meet the Author

Richard L. Taylor is an award-winning author of many articles and 14 aviation books. He retired from the Air Force Reserve as a major in 1979, having earned Command Pilot status. For 22 years he was a member of the aviation faculty at the Ohio State University (now associate professor emeritus), where he was director of flight operations and training and taught at all levels of the flight curriculum. He lives in Dublin, Ohio.

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