The Soaring Pilot's Manual advances the reader from elementary flying to confident soaring by clearly and precisely explaining the basic soaring mechanisms and techniques. Explanatory diagrams illustrate the text throughout, making a complicated subject simple to understand. Having covered the first steps, the book progresses to cross-country flying and the final section contains exercises that will be found useful for any glider pilot wishing to improve his ability and qualifications. The latest technology, such as GPS navigation and instrument systems is covered. Well illustrated with over 300 black a white line drawings.With this in mind, do not be obsessed with following the track on the map or the exact track required according toyour GPS. Impressive as it may appear to land out exactly ontrack, itis more impressive tostay airborne aand even more so toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Soaring Pilot's Manual|
|Publisher||:||Crowood - 2014-09-30|