Focusing on detection and avoidance of severe weather, this book teaches pilots how to lessen their chances of being caught extreme weather conditions. Written so that anyone can understand complex meteorological terms, it attempts to bring across the most crucial principles that pilots can use to fly more wisely. Different weather conditions, including lightning, icing, and wind shear, and their effect on flying are discussed in detail.
Author Biography: Dennis Newton is a Federal Aviation Administration-designated engineering representative flight test pilot for small and transport airplanes. He lives in Seattle, Washington.
About the Author
Dennis Newton is a Federal Aviation Administrationdesignated engineering representative and flight-test pilot for small and transport airplanes. He lives in Seattle, Washington.