The Complete Idiot's Guide to Sport Flying

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Penguin, Feb 1, 2005 - Sports & Recreation - 336 pages
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Sport flying is about to take off. This summer, the Federal Aviation Administration will approve a new sport flying license that will let people earn their wings for a fraction of the time and cost of a traditional license. The Complete Idiot's Guide‚ to Sport Flying introduces this new field of flying to consumers, and shows you how to fly smart-offering hundreds of tips on how to get more flying fun for less money.

* Includes an illustrated buyer's guide, rules of the air, and tips for passing the test
* First book on the topic of sport flying


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This book is great for beginning to learn about flying especially sport flying. This was a great value AND it arrived in just a few short days. Read full review


Title Page
The New Sport Flying
Rules of the
Ground School
Flying at Home
Into the Wild Blue Yonder
Preflight Operations
Pattern Flying
Flying Higher
Choosing Your Sport Plane
Finding Your Sport Plane
Buying Your Sport Plane
Sharing Your Sport Plane
Building Your Sport Plane
Maintaining Your Sport Plane
Appendix B Sport Flying Resources

Solo Flying
CrossCountry Flying
Passing the Test
Expanding Your Horizons
Sport Flying Glossary
Sport Flying Abbreviations and Acronyms

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