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United States Federal Aviation Administration

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Works: 14,616 works in 20,732 publications in 2 languages and 635,777 library holdings
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Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,316 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 statistical handbook of aviation( )

in English and Sanskrit and held by 798 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 585 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
National plan of integrated airport systems( )

in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and held by 486 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
The Federal Aviation Administration : a historical perspective, 1903-2008 by Theresa L Kraus( )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airport activity statistics of certificated air carriers( )

in English and held by 483 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
Pilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledge by United States( )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 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
United States of America AIP, aeronautical information publication( )

in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for addressing water resource issues affecting airport development planning by Smith, and Partners Gresham( )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ACRP report 53 identifies appropriate responses to a variety of water resource issues affecting airport planning and development. The handbook includes options for setting up a water resource management program and outlines the steps necessary to implement that program in response to local conditions. The handbook also presents strategies for including water resource planning and management as part of a broader life-cycle planning and development process. In addition, the handbook provides an overview of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) procedures that control environmental reviews affecting airport development
Common airport pavement maintenance practices by Jaroslav J Hajek( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Synthesis 22: Common Airport Pavement Maintenance Practices explores how airports implement a pavement maintenance management program, including inspecting and tracking pavement condition, scheduling maintenance, identifying necessary funds, and treating distresses in asphalt and concrete pavements
How to become a pilot : the step-by-step guide to flying by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1991 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essential information on learning how to fly. Everything you need to know to get into the air
Aeronautical information manual : official guide to basic flight information and ATC procedures( )

in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FAA aviation forecasts by United States( )

in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Location identifiers( )

in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrument flying handbook by United States( )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in English and held by 365 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."--Publisher description
Risk assessment method to support modification of airfield separation standards by Jim W Hall( )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ACRP report 51 is intended to be used to support requests for modification of standards in those circumstances where the design criteria for separations between taxiways/taxilanes and other taxiways/taxilanes and fixed or movable objects as well as separations between taxiways and runways cannot be met"--Publisher's description
Aviation maintenance technician handbook( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series is specifically tailored to provide the information necessary to prepare an applicant for FAA mechanic certification with airframe and/or powerplant (A & P) ratings. These textbooks are designed for use by instructors and applicants preparing for the FAA Airframe Knowledge and Practical Exams, but also serve as an invaluable reference guide for certificated technicians who wish to improve their knowledge and practice. Chapter structure has been designed to ensure consistent and efficient internalization of the material presented. Photographs and detailed drawings illustrate concepts
Guidebook for planning and implementing automated people mover systems at airports by National Research Council (U. S.) Transportation Research Board( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 345 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
Guidebook for managing small airports by James H Grothaus( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 16: Guidebook for Managing Small Airports is designed to help operators and managers of small airports find resources and identify techniques that they may apply to meet their responsibilities"--Publisher's description
 
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Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge
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Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledgePilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledgeHow to become a pilot : the step-by-step guide to flyingInstrument flying handbookFederal Aviation Administration airspace redesign and congestion managementFederal Aviation Administration reauthorization : an overview of selected provisions in proposed legislationFlying blind, flying safe
Alternative Names

controlled identityAirport Cooperative Research Program

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Transportation

controlled identityUnited States. Federal Aviation Agency

Administración Federal de Aviación

Alministración Federal d'Aviación

Ameerika Ühendriikide Föderaalne Lennuamet

Aviation Administration United States

États-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)

Federacia Aviada Administracio

Federal Aviation Administration Agência governamental estadunidense dedicada a assuntos de aviação civil

Federal Aviation Administration (É.-U.)

Federal Aviation Administration Jungtinės Valstijos

Federal Aviation Administration organisatie uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika

Federal Aviation Administration (Spojené státy americké)

Federal Aviation Administration (U.S.)

Federal Aviation Administration United States

Federale Lugvaartadministrasie

Federalinė aviacijos administracija

Federalna uprava za avijaciju

Hegazkintza Administrazio Federala

Pentadbiran Penerbangan Persekutuan

Savezna uprava za civilno zrakoplovstvo

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

Ομοσπονδιακή Διοίκηση Αεροπορίας

Федеральне управління цивільної авіації США

Федеральное управление гражданской авиации США

רשות התעופה הפדרלית

إدارة الطيران الفيدرالية

اداره هوانوردی فدرال

فیڈرل ایوی ایشن ایڈمنسٹریشن

फेडरल एव्हियेशन अॅडमिनिस्ट्रेशन

สำนักงานบริหารการบินแห่งชาติ

미국 연방 항공국

米国連邦航空局

美國聯邦航空總署

美国联邦航空管理局

連邦航空局

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