The Helicopter Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter class rating. Certificated flight instructors may find this handbook a valuable training aid, since detailed coverage of aerodynamics, flight controls, systems, performance, flight maneuvers, emergencies, and aeronautical decision-making is included. This book includes the following topics: Introduction to the Helicopter Aerodynamics of Flight Helicopter Flight Controls Helicopter Components, Sections, and Systems Rotorcraft Flight Manual Weight and Balance Helicopter Performance Ground Procedures and Flight Preparations Basic Flight Maneuvers Advanced Flight Maneuvers Helicopter Emergencies and Hazards Attitude Instrument Flying Night Operations Effective Aeronautical Decision-Making The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is an agency of the United States Department of Transportation with authority to regulate and oversee all aspects of civil aviation in the U.S. (National Airworthiness Authority). The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 created the group under the name qFederal Aviation Agencyq, and adopted its current name in 1967 when it became a part of the United States Department of Transportation. The Federal Aviation Administration's major roles include: Regulating U.S. commercial space transportation. Regulating air navigation facilities' geometry and Flight inspection standards. Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology. Issuing, suspending, or revoking pilot certificates. Regulating civil aviation to promote safety, especially through local offices called Flight Standards District Offices. Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft. Researching and developing the National Airspace System and civil aeronautics. Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation.This book includes the following topics: Introduction to the Helicopter Aerodynamics of Flight Helicopter Flight Controls Helicopter Components, Sections, and Systems Rotorcraft Flight Manual Weight and Balance Helicopter Performance Ground ...
|Title||:||Helicopter Flying Handbook (2012 Revision)|
|Publisher||:||Mepcount Media LLC - 2012-11-16|