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United States Federal Aviation Administration

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Works: 11,125 works in 16,517 publications in 2 languages and 480,228 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Rules  Directories  History 
Roles: Sponsor, Editor, Publisher, Contributor
Classifications: TL710, 629.13252
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Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge ( )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,342 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
FAA aviation news : a DOT/FAA flight standards safety publication ( )
in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge by United States ( Book )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 843 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
FAA statistical handbook of aviation ( )
in English and Sanskrit and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National plan of integrated airport systems by United States ( )
in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
FAA aviation forecasts by United States ( )
in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The purpose of this series of publications is to provide the flying public with safety information that is handy and easy to review." -- (Foreword, issue: FAA-P-8740-1)
Pilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledge ( )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 558 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"--Cover, p. 4
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 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains essential information on learning how to fly. Everything you need to know to get into the air
Airport activity statistics of certificated air carriers ( )
in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Furnishes information on the airport activity of the Certificated Route Air Carriers. Includes data on passenger enplanements, tons of enplaned freight, express, and mail. Both scheduled and non-scheduled service, and domestic and international operations are included
United States of America AIP, aeronautical information publication ( )
in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Federal Aviation Administration : a historical perspective, 1903-2008 by Theresa L Kraus ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Airplane flying handbook by United States ( )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Federal Aviation Administration?s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pi-lots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation. Topics covered include: ground operations, cockpit management, the four fundamentals of flying, integrated flight control, slow flights, stalls, spins, takeoff, ground reference maneuvers, night operations, and much more. The Airplane Flying Handbook is a great study guide for current pilots and for potential pilots who are interested in applying for their first license. It is also the perfect gift for any aircraft or aeronautical buff
Inside the fence ( )
in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guidebook for planning and implementing automated people mover systems at airports ( )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 343 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
MMPDS-04 Metallic materials properties development and standardization (MMPDS) by United States ( )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This document contains design information on the strength properties of metallic materials and elements for aerospace vehicle structures
Wildlife strikes to civil aircraft in the United States ( )
in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Location identifiers ( )
in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sustainable airport construction practices ( )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"...explores a set of best practices, methods, procedures, and materials that if implemented during construction may have a sustainable, positive economic, operational, environmental, or social effect. The report includes the collection of sustainable airport construction practices in a searchable, filterable spreadsheet format on a CD-ROM, which is packaged with the report. The CD-ROM included as part of ACRP Report 42 is also available for download from TRB's website as an ISO image. Links to the ISO image and instructions for burning a CD-ROM from an ISO image are provided below."--Provided by publisher
Instrument procedures handbook by United States ( )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed as a technical reference for instrument-rated pilots who want to maximize their skills in an Instrument Flight Rules environment, the Federal Aviation Administration's Instrument Procedures Handbook contains the most current information on FAA regulations, the latest changes to procedures, and guidance on how to operate safely within the National Airspace System in all conditions. In-depth sections cover takeoffs and departures, en route operations, arrivals and approach, system improvement plans, and helicopter instrument procedures. Thorough safety information covers relevant subjects such as runway incursion, land and hold short operations, controlled flight into terrain, and human factors. Featuring an index, an appendix, a glossary, full-color photos, and illustrations, the Instrument Procedures Handbook is a valuable training aid and reference for pilots, instructors, and flight students, and the most authoritative book on instrument use anywhere
Women in aviation and space by Sandra H Flowers ( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Department of Transportation

controlled identity United States. Federal Aviation Agency

Aviation Administration
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.
FAA
Federal Aviation Administration
Federal Aviation Administration (Spojené státy americké)
Federal Aviation Administration (U.S.)
Federal Aviation Administration United States
Spojené státy americké. Dept. of Transportation. Federal Aviation Administration
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
USA Department of Transportation Aviation Administration
USA Federal Aviation Administration
Languages
English (242)
Sanskrit (1)
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