Books used in the Aviation industry
From the Ground Up
For 70 years, the content of From The Ground Up has stood as a literary benchmark for the teaching of the multitude of components and complexities inherent in the challenging activity of flight learning and education.
Through its evolving editions, many generations of readers have been challenged by the concepts and theories that require thorough understanding in advance of the sought-after hours of flying enjoyment that are the ultimate goal of all who seek to earn their wings and expand their knowledge of flight theory and practice.
Sharper Edge PPL Exam Preparation Guide
This book provides a comprehensive summary of the knowledge essential for success in the Transport Canada Written Examination (PPAER) together with 400 typical examination questions all individually cross-referenced to the keynotes. Review the summaries to ensure that you have covered … Read More
Say Again, Please: Guide to Radio Communications
This accessible guide to talking on an aircraft’s radio teaches student pilots what to say, what to expect to hear, and how to interpret and react to clearances and instructions. Providing a clear, conversational approach to radio communications, this sourcebook … Read More
Mental Math for Pilots: 2nd Edition
“It almost goes without saying that all pilots eventually need to perform some type of math calculation in their head while flying. Here is a book to help sharpen those mental skills and operate better in today’s technological environment. With … Read More
Flight Test Notes
Written for both private and commercial flight test prospects, Flight Test Notes takes you step-by-step through the flight test exercises and questions that youll face during your actual flight test. Written by an ATP licence holder and certified instructor, Flight … Read More
Sharper Edge CPL Exam Preparation Guide
A comprehensive summary of the knowledge essential for success in the Transport Canada Written Examination together with 600 typical examination questions all individually cross-referenced to the keynotes. Review the summaries to ensure that you have covered the critical areas and … Read More
Sharper Edge ATPL Exam Preparation Guide
The Transport Canada Exam requires that you know all the material for the Commercial Pilot exam plus incremental knowledge in just about all subject areas. The keynotes provide a comprehensive summary of the incremental knowledge areas together with more than … Read More
Air Command Weather Manual
This publication includes 2 CD’S, and is provided as a reference manual for applicants preparing to write the ATP examinations. It will also serve as a valuable source of information for Private and Commercial candidates who wish a more in-depth … Read More
Aeronautical Information Manual
The Transport Canada Aeronautical Information Manual (TC-AIM) has been developed to consolidate pre-flight reference information of a lasting nature into a single primary document. It provides flight crews with a single source for information concerning rules of the air and procedures for aircraft operation in Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) of interest to pilots.
The Turbine Pilot’s Flight Manual
Whether you’re preparing for turbine ground school, priming for a corporate or airline interview—or even if you’re upgrading into your first personal jet or turboprop—The Turbine Pilot’s Flight Manual is designed for you. With precision and a sense of humor, authors Greg Brown and Mark Holt cover all the basics for turbine pilot operations, clearly explaining the differences between turbine aircraft and their piston engine counterparts.
Pilot’s Guide: Cessna 172
Subjects covered in detail include an overall description of the aircraft, limitations, handling characteristics, and loading/performance data. All the information is gleaned from flying experiences by experts in the industry, and is presented in an easy-to-read format. Pilots will find … Read More
Complete Multi-Engine Pilot,The: 3rd Edition
he Complete Pilot Series is designed for use in certified flight schools, for home study, and as a base for student kits. The Complete Multi-Engine Pilot, Third Edition contains a glossary and extensive Appendices, is indexed, and illustrated; 182 pages.
Flying Beyond 2nd Edition
Each chapter is enhanced with compelling anecdotes that serve as excellent “real-world” learning tools that put subject matter into greater perspective for readers. Furthermore, examples abound throughout the book to further consolidate the understanding of subject matter. Finally, frequently placed “exam hints” direct students to pay special attention so as to be better prepared to take the written commercial examination.