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United States Federal Aviation Administration

Overview
Works: 11,989 works in 17,877 publications in 2 languages and 568,439 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Directories  Rules  History 
Roles: Sponsor, Editor, Publisher, Other, Contributor
Classifications: TL710, 629.13252
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FAA statistical handbook of aviation( )

in English and Sanskrit and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 727 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
National plan of integrated airport systems( )

in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airport activity statistics of certificated air carriers( )

in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FAA aviation forecasts by United States( )

in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to become a pilot : the step-by-step guide to flying by United States( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1991 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essential information on learning how to fly. Everything you need to know to get into the air
United States of America AIP, aeronautical information publication( )

in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeronautical information manual : official guide to basic flight information and ATC procedures( )

in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Location identifiers( )

in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aviation maintenance alerts( )

in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FAA aerospace forecasts( )

in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Used extensively as a reference source for the FAA Knowledge Exams, this resource includes basic knowledge that is essential for all pilots, from beginning students to those pursuing advanced pilot certificates. This updated guide covers a wide array of fundamental subjects, including principles of flight, aircraft and engine structures, charts and graphs, performance calculations, weather theory, reports, forecasts, and flight manuals. Required reading for pilots for more than 25 years and formerly published as an Advisory Circular (AC 61-23C), this new edition is now listed as an official FAA Handbook
The Federal Aviation Administration : a historical perspective, 1903-2008 by Theresa L Kraus( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrument flying handbook by United States( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Federal Aviation Administration's Instrument Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and controllers with the knowledge and skills required to operate in instrument meteorological conditions. This up- to-date edition is illustrated with full-color graphics and photographs, and covers topics such as basic atmospheric science, the air traffic control system, spatial disorientation, and optical illusions, flight support systems, and emergency responses. Since many questions on FAA exams are taken directly from the information presented in this text, Instrument Flying Handbook is a great study guide for potential pilots looking for certification, and the perfect gift for any aircraft or aeronautical buff. - Publisher
Pilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledge by Federal Aviation Administration( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Federal Aviation Administration's 'Pilot's Encyclopedia of Aeronautical Knowledge' provides extensive, information rich guidance to pilots of aircraft at all levels. Using hundreds of illustrations to aid with the information, in details and explains the piloting experience, including: Aircraft structure ; Principles of aerodynamics ; Flight controls and instruments ; Aircraft systems ; Flight manuals and documentation ; Weight and balance ; Aircraft performance ; Weather information ; Navigation '' Airport operations ; And much more. Using illustrations, charts, diagrams, and maps, the 'Pilot's Encyclopedia of Aeronautical Knowledge' supplies a need source of reference material for every pilot--from new student to professional"--Page 4 of cover
Airplane flying handbook by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 103 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
Guidebook for planning and implementing automated people mover systems at airports by National Research Council (U.S.) Transportation Research Board( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 37: Guidebook for Planning and Implementing Automated People Mover Systems at Airports includes guidance for planning and developing automated people mover (APM) systems at airports. The guidance in the report encompasses the planning and decision-making process, alternative system infrastructure and technologies, evaluation techniques and strategies, operation and maintenance requirements, coordination and procurement requirements, and other planning and development issues. The guidebook includes an interactive CD that contains a database of detailed characteristics of the 44 existing APM systems. The CD is also available for download from TRB's website as an ISO image
Land acquisition and relocation assistance for airport improvement program assisted projects by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of the next generation air transportation system : implications and importance of system architecture by National Research Council (Etats-Unis)( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Next Generation Air Transportation System's (NextGen) goal is the transformation of the U.S. national airspace system through programs and initiatives that could make it possible to shorten routes, navigate better around weather, save time and fuel, reduce delays, and improve capabilities for monitoring and managing of aircraft. A Review of the Next Generation Air Transportation provides an overview of NextGen and examines the technical activities, including human-system design and testing, organizational design, and other safety and human factor aspects of the system, that will be necessary to successfully transition current and planned modernization programs to the future system. This report assesses technical, cost, and schedule risk for the software development that will be necessary to achieve the expected benefits from a highly automated air traffic management system and the implications for ongoing modernization projects. The recommendations of this report will help the Federal Aviation Administration anticipate and respond to the challenges of implementing NextGen
 
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Associated Subjects
How to become a pilot : the step-by-step guide to flying
Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Transportation

controlled identityUnited States. Federal Aviation Agency

Aviation Administration United States

Etats-Unis, Department of transportation, Federal aviation administration

États-Unis. Dept. of Transportation. Federal Aviation Administration

États-Unis Federal Aviation Administration

F.A.A.

F.A.A. (Federal Aviation Administration)

FAA

FAA (Federal Aviation Administration)

Federal Aviation Administration

Federal Aviation Administration (É.-U.)

Federal Aviation Administration (Spojené státy americké)

Federal Aviation Administration (U.S.)

Federal Aviation Administration United States

Spojené státy americké Federal Aviation Administration

United States Aviation Administration

United States Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration

United States. Dept. of Transportation. Federal Aviation Administration

United States. FAA

United States Federal Aviation Administration

米国連邦航空局

Languages
English (188)

Sanskrit (1)

Covers
How to become a pilot : the step-by-step guide to flyingPilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledgeInstrument flying handbookPilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledgeAirplane flying handbookStaffing standards for aviation safety inspectorsFederal Aviation Administration airspace redesign and congestion management