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The Pilot's Manual: Instrument Flying

by The Pilot's Manual Editorial Board

Whether you fly for pleasure, business, or are seeking a career in aviation, the Instrument Rating is your ticket into the full spectrum of the airspace system and the key to maximizing the functionality of...


Practical Electricity for Aviation Maintenance Technicians

by Dale Crane & Dennis Wilt

Practical Electricity for Aviation Maintenance Technicians is written as a classroom text for those preparing to enter the field of aviation maintenance, those seeking an introduction to electricity studies,...


The Eton Book of the River - With Some Account of the Thames and the Evolution of Boat-Racing

by L. Byrne

First published in 1935, this fascinating volume traces the history of English boat-racing from its origins as a forbidden pastime, to the respected sport that sport that it is today. This book will appeal those...


Never Fear

by Ian Strathcarron

In Never Fear – Reliving the Life of Sir Francis Chichester Ian Strathcarron follows in the footsteps and wakes of Sir Francis’s life of adventure, adversity and triumph. Born in 1901 into a troubled childhood...


Never Fear

by Ian Strathcarron

In Never Fear – Reliving the Life of Sir Francis Chichester Ian Strathcarron follows in the footsteps and wakes of Sir Francis’s life of adventure, adversity and triumph. Born in 1901 into a troubled childhood...


Public Transportation Quality of Service: Factors, Models, and Applications

by Luigi Dell´Olio, Angel Ibeas & Juan de Oña

Public Transportation Quality of Service: Factors, Models, and Applications is the first book to help researchers better understand the contributing factors that can improve public transportation perception...


The Collapse of the German War Economy, 1944-1945

by Alfred C. Mierzejewski

In this book Alfred Mierzejewski describes how the German economy collapsed under Allied bombing in the last year of World War II. He presents a broad-based, original study of German wartime industry and transportation,...


Sugar and Railroads

by Oscar Zanetti & Alejandro Garcia

Though Cuba was among the first countries in the world to utilize rail transport, the history of its railroads has been little studied. This English translation of the prize-winning Caminos para el azucar traces...


Emergency Response: Life, Death and Helicopters

by Dave Greenberg

Stories from a life spent in the emergency services - true tales of rescue and adventure.When Dave Greenberg was just 13 years old, he saved a life for the first time, using CPR. He already knew that he wanted...


From Para to Dakar

by Joey Evans

‘I’ve realised that when things are really tough and there seems no hope for the future, it’s sometimes just Chapter One of a really cool story, and the ending is entirely up to you.’

Joey Evans has always...


Railway Renaissance: Britain's Railways After Beeching

by Gareth David

When a 35 mile stretch of the former Waverley route from Edinburgh to Carlisle reopened on 6 September 2015, it became the most significant reopening of any UK railway since the infamous Beeching Report ,'The...


Instrument Rating Airman Certification Standards - Airplane

by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

The Airman Certification Standard (ACS) is the guide for aviation students, instructors, and FAA-designated examiners to know what pilot and industry license applicants must know, do, and consider for their...


Private Pilot Airman Certification Standards - Airplane

by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

The Airman Certification Standard (ACS) is the guide for aviation students, instructors, and FAA-designated examiners to know what pilot and industry license applicants must know, do, and consider for their...


Commercial Pilot Airman Certification Standards - Airplane

by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

The Airman Certification Standard (ACS) is the guide for aviation students, instructors, and FAA-designated examiners to know what pilot and industry license applicants must know, do, and consider for their...


Two Up

by Ron Smith & Jim Smith

'Two Up' is a collection of aviation anecdotes and photographs covering five decades and going back to the brothers' early fascination with aircraft in the sixties. It includes a wealth of insider information...


Mechanisms in the Chain of Safety: Research and Operational Experiences in Aviation Psychology

by Teresa C D'Oliveira & Alex de Voogt

How should we organize our selection or training procedures? In what way can a flight crew mediate problems? How are we to understand reported errors? Mechanisms in the Chain of Safety presents recent findings...


FAR-AMT 2018

by Federal Aviation Administration (Faa)/Aviation Supplies & Academics (Asa)

As the most accurate and reliable regulatory reference on the market for aviation maintenance technicians (AMTs), this collection of AMT-related Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) from Title 14 of the Code of...


Germany and the Ottoman Railways: Art, Empire, and Infrastructure

by Peter H. Christensen

The complex political and cultural relationship between the German state and the Ottoman Empire is explored through the lens of the Ottoman Railway network, its architecture, and material culture.

 


evo: Aston Martin: Behind the wheel of a motoring icon

by evo Magazine

A stunning celebration of Aston Martin's iconic cars, from the early models and legendary James Bond cars, to the very latest machines - with incredible photography throughout.

The experts at evo magazine look...


The Smell of Kerosene: Pilot's "Day at the Office"

by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Donald L. Mallick & Peter W. Merlin

This book puts the reader in the pilot's seat for a "day at the office" unlike any other. The Smell of Kerosene tells the dramatic story of a NASA research pilot who logged over 11,000 flight hours in more than...