Aircraft Icing: A Pilot's Guide
A practical approach to one of aviation's most dire and elusive threats: aircraft icing. It seek to equip pilots with functional icing intelligence, observation and translation techniques, cockpit strategies, and risk assessment and management know-how. It covers all aspects of aircraft icing, including ground, airframe and induction, providing a solid foundation in icing theory and physics without superfluous meteorological concepts. It teaches pilots how to interpret icing forecasts and reports, and integrate specific aircraft and engine considerations, and discuses practical procedures to deal with icing conditions throughout flight, from taxi to touchdown. The book includes case study examples of actual icing incidents.
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Atmospheric phenomena related to icing
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accidents advection air temperature aircraft icing AIRMET Bulletin airplane airport airspeed alternate altitude atmosphere aviation weather boot briefer carburetor heat carburetor icing Cessna Chapter clear ice climb convective cumuliform cumuliform clouds cumulonimbus cumulonimbus clouds deice boot deicing DUATs encountered engine expected factor flight planning Flight Watch fluid flying freezing drizzle freezing level freezing rain ft MSL hazardous ice accumulation ice crystals ice pellets ice protection equipment Ice Protection System icing conditions icing potential indicate knots landing layer METAR mixed icing moderate icing moisture NOTAMs observations occur operation PIREPs pressure prog radar summary chart relative humidity rime icing route runway satellite serious icing severe icing SIGMET snow speed structural icing supercooled takeoff terrain thunderstorms turbulence TWEB vertical motion visibility warm water droplets water vapor weather advisories weather briefing weather depiction weather reports wind shear wing