The Instrument Flight Manual: The Instrument Rating & Beyond

The Instrument Flight Manual: The Instrument Rating & Beyond

by William K. Kershner
     
 

A manual for pilots seeking to add an instrument rating and for instrument-rated pilots needing a refresher, this guide covers airplane performance and basic instrument flying, navigation and communications, clearances, planning the instrument flight, and executing instrument flight—from preflight and departure to the approach and landing phases. Presenting

Overview


A manual for pilots seeking to add an instrument rating and for instrument-rated pilots needing a refresher, this guide covers airplane performance and basic instrument flying, navigation and communications, clearances, planning the instrument flight, and executing instrument flight—from preflight and departure to the approach and landing phases. Presenting the basics of instrument flying, this well-illustrated resource concludes with information to prepare for the FAA knowledge and practical tests. A comprehensive "Instrument Rating Syllabus" is provided for the instrument trainee and instrument flight instructor, significant time is devoted to dealing with air traffic control, and explanations for operating an airplane in instrument meteorological conditions is included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560278924
Publisher:
Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc.
Publication date:
04/20/2012
Series:
The Flight Manuals Series Series
Edition description:
Seventh Edition, Seventh edition
Pages:
355
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

William K. Kershner was a certified flight instructor, a naval aviator, and a corporate pilot. The recipient of many aviation awards, including the General Aviation Flight Instructor of the Year, he is the author of the Flight Manuals series. William C. Kershner is a certified commercial flight instructor and an airline transport pilot. He lives near Sewanee, Tennessee.

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