Books & Study manuals

From the ground up

From the Ground Up

From the Ground Up is Canada's primary aeronautical ground school reference manual for Private & commercial Pilot's License. A must have for exam preparation for the PPL and CPL written.

from the ground up workbook

From the Ground Up Workbook

Companion study guide for From The Ground Up textbook for the Canadian Private Pilot license.

flight training manual

flight training manual

Aims to provide basic, progressive study material for student pilots. It also provides information and direction in the performance of flight manoeuvres, and basic information on aerodynamics and other flight training topics.

The killing zone How & Why Pilots Die

The Killing Zone: How & Why Pilots Die

"This survival guide for beginning pilots with experience ranging from 50-350 hours clearly explains the top twelve pilot killers and how to avoid them"

So, You Want to Be a Pilot, Eh? A Guidebook for Canadian Pilot Training

So, You Want to Be a Pilot, Eh? A Guidebook for Canadian Pilot Training

Ever thought of flying? Or, already doing your flight training and wondering how to get your first job? Join James Ball, licensed commercial pilot as he outlines essential information that you need to know to become a pilot in Canada. Featuring: * A thorough exploration into what pilots do * An examination of the different routes to obtain your pilot licence

Stick and Rudder: An Explanation of the Art of Flying

Stick and Rudder: An Explanation of the Art of Flying

WHAT'S IN STICK AND RUDDER: The invisible secret of all heavier-than-air flight: the Angle of Attack. What it is, and why it can't be seen. How lift is made, and what the pilot has to do with it. Why airplanes stall How do you know you're about to stall? The landing approach. How the pilot's eye functions in judging the approach. The visual clues by which ...

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge

This official FAA handbook has been required reading for more than 30 years. Providing basic knowledge essential for all pilots, from beginning students through to the more advanced certificates, this Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) publication introduces readers to the broad spectrum of knowledge required as they progress through pilot training. Studying ...

Private Pilot Test Prep 2019

Private Pilot Test Prep 2019

Pilot license candidates studying for the Private and Recreational Pilot FAA Knowledge Exam will find sample questions for every question in the Federal Aviation Administration exam database along with their answers and explanations. Questions from the exam are arranged by subject category, with each section prefaced by text introducing the subject matter and accompanied ...

The Pilot's Manual: Flight School: How to Fly Your Airplane Through All the FAR/JAR Maneuvers

The Pilot's Manual: Flight School: How to Fly Your Airplane Through All the FAR/JAR Maneuvers

Covering every aspect an aviator needs to know to obtain a private or commercial pilot license—taxiing procedures, ground operations, takeoffs, turns, descents and emergency operations—this comprehensive guide gives a theoretical and operational understanding that makes it easy for students to learn all the maneuvers before taking to the air. With margin notes...

The Pilot's Manual: Instrument Flying: All the aeronautical knowledge required to pass the FAA exams, IFR checkride, and operate as an Instrument-Rated pilot

The Pilot's Manual: Instrument Flying: All the aeronautical knowledge required to pass ...

All the aeronautical knowledge required to pass the FAA exams, IFR checkride, and operate as an Instrument-Rated pilot. Volume 3 of the series. 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 your pilot certificate...

Airplane Flying Handbook

Airplane Flying Handbook

The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook has been required reading for all pilots for over 40 years, and introduces the basic pilot skills and knowledge essential for piloting airplanes. It benefits student pilots just beginning their aviation endeavors, as well as pilots preparing for additional certificates and ratings or who want to improve their flying proficiency, and flight instructors engaged in teaching pilots of all skill levels. This handbook provides information and guidance on the procedures and maneuvers...

The Student Pilot's Flight Manual: From First Flight to Pilot Certificate

Private Pilot Test Prep 2019

A classic for beginning aviators, this manual provides step-by-step ground and flight information for student pilots working toward Private or Sport Pilot certification. This first volume in The Flight Manuals Series is a ground school textbook, maneuvers manual, and syllabus all rolled into one, providing a step-by-step comprehensive course for student pilots working towards a Private or Sport Pilot certificate. This authoritative manual from ...