Flying the Mountains

Flying the Mountains
Description
This training guide diminishes the dangers and doubles the thrill--and safety--of flying single-engine aircraft at high altitudes in mountainous regions. Logically organized by phases of flight--from preflight preparation to landings--the author combines statistics, techniques, and examples of actions (correct and incorrect) that real pilots have taken in actual flight scenarios. * Details training that offsets mountain flying mistakes * Describes the effects of altitude on pilots and aircraft * Outlines cold weather operations and precautions * Includes search and rescue operation procedures * Reviews take-off conditions from airport mountains

McGraw-Hill Education; February 2003 370 pages; ISBN 9780071429337 Read online, or download in secure PDF format Title: Flying the Mountains Author: Fletcher Anderson Buy, download and read Flying the Mountains (eBook) by Fletcher Anderson today!