WorldCat Identities

United States Flight Standards Service

Overview
Works: 489 works in 952 publications in 1 language and 22,781 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Examinations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL710, 387.70973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by United States
FAA aviation news : a DOT/FAA flight standards safety publication( )

in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airframe and powerplant mechanics : airframe handbook by United States( Book )

35 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To familiarize student mechanics with airframe construction, repair, and the operating theory of airframe systems
Glider flying handbook by United States( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the FAA's primary technical manual for the required aeronautical knowledge necessary to operate a glider. It is essential reading for applicants preparing for the exams for private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a glider rating, as well as for currently certificated glider pilots who wish to improve their knowledge. Flight instructors will find this handbook a valuable training aid since it includes detailed coverage of aeronautical decision making, components and systems, aerodynamics, flight instruments, performance limitations, ground operations, flight maneuvers, traffic patterns, emergencies, soaring weather, soaring techniques, and cross-country flight. In addition, readers will find information on towing, human factors, and the Soaring Safety Foundation (SSF) Safety Advisory 00-1, Glider Critical Assembly Procedures, which covers ensuring aircraft airworthiness. Illustrated throughout with detailed, full-color drawings and photographs, the guide also includes a comprehensive glossary and an index
Airframe and powerplant mechanics : general handbook by United States( Book )

20 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aviation weather, for pilots and flight operations personnel by United States( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En beskrivelse af vejrfænomener, der er relevante for flyvning
FAA general aviation news( )

in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic guide to helicopters by United States( Book )

18 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrument flying handbook( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Instrument Flying Handbook is designed for use by instrument flight instructors and pilots preparing for instrument rating tests. Instructors may find this handbook a valuable training aid as it includes basic reference material for knowledge testing and instrument flight training
Aircraft weight and balance handbook( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge by United States( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides aeronautical information for beginning and seasoned pilots, sharing the regulations and policies of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), updated procedures, and information on pilot training and certification, and covering aircraft structure, the principles of aerodynamics, flight controls, flight instruments, and related topics
Seaplane, skiplane, and float/ski equipped helicopter operations handbook by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weight-shift control aircraft flying handbook( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aviation instructor's handbook( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrument flying handbook by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The National Airspace System (NAS) is the network of United States airspace: air navigation facilities, equipment, services, airports or landing areas, aeronautical charts, information/services, rules, regulations, procedures, technical information, manpower, and material. Included are system components shared jointly with the military. The system's present configuration is a reflection of the technological advances concerning the speed and altitude capability of jet aircraft, as well as the complexity of microchip and satellite based navigation equipment. To conform to international aviation standards, the United States adopted the primary elements of the classification system developed by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)"--Provided by publisher
Aircraft dispatcher : practical test standards( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helicopter flying handbook by United States( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Compiled by the Federal Aviation Administration, this handbook is the ultimate technical manual for anyone who flies or wants to learn to fly a helicopter. If you're preparing for private, commercial, or flight instruction pilot certificates, it's more than essential reading--it's the best possible study guide available, and its information can be life-saving. In authoritative and easy-to-understand language, here are explanations of general aerodynamics and the aerodynamics of flight, navigation, communication, flight controls, flight maneuvers, emergencies, and more. Also included is an extensive glossary of terms ensuring that even the most technical language can be easily understood. The Helicopter flying handbook is an indispensable text for any pilot who wants to operate a helicopter safely in a range of conditions. Chapters cover a variety of subjects including helicopter components, weight and balance, basic flight maneuvers, advanced flight maneuvers, emergencies and hazards, aeronautical decision making, night operations, and many more. With full-color illustrations detailing every chapter, this is a one-of-a-kind resource for pilots and would-be pilots"--Provided by publisher
Aircraft inspection for the general aviation aircraft owner by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airplane flying handbook by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This authoritative handbook, authored by the Federal Aviation Administration, provides all the essential information every student, amateur, and professional pilot needs, whether they are taking their first lesson or have logged thousands of hours in the cockpit. No pilot should take to the air without the information supplied here"--Page 4 of cover
Airline transport pilot (helicopter) : written test guide by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ASAS, manager training participant workbook : flight standards automation system by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Airframe and powerplant mechanics : general handbook
Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Federal Aviation Administration

controlled identityUnited States. Federal Aviation Administration. Office of Flight Standards

controlled identityUnited States. Federal Aviation Agency

Flight Standards Service

Flight Standards Service United States

United States Bureau of Flight Standards

United States Bureau of Flight Standards Service

United States. Federal Aviation Administration. Flight Standards Service

United States Federal Aviation Agency Flight Standards Service

United States. Federation Aviation Agency. Bureau of Flight Standards Service

United States Flight Standards Service

USA Federal Aviation Administration Flight Standards Service

Languages
English (184)

Covers
Airframe and powerplant mechanics : general handbookInstrument flying handbookAircraft weight and balance handbookPilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledgeSeaplane, skiplane, and float/ski equipped helicopter operations handbookWeight-shift control aircraft flying handbookAviation instructor's handbookInstrument flying handbook