Helicopter Pilot's Manual Vol 1: Principles of Flight and Helicopter Handling

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Crowood, Sep 30, 2014 - Transportation - 240 pages
This manual has been produced for students undertaking their basic helicopter training. It concentrates on explaining not only how and why the helicopter flies but also on the correct handling techniques needed to master the flying exercises required to obtain a helicopter pilot's licence. The simpliflied text together with an abundance of diagrams will greatly assist the student to become a better and safer helicopter pilot. This is a revised and updated new edition for 2007.A manual for students undertaking their basic helicopter training, covering principles of flight and helicopter handling. Illustrations throughout.
 

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Contents

Introduction
Stability
GENERAL HANDLING
Emergency Procedures
Transponders Night Flying
AIR EXERCISES
Familiarization with the Helicopter and Air Experience
Climbing and Descending
Basic Autorotations Hovering Flight
Basic Transitions Circuits First Solo Flight
Forced Landings
OutofWind Manoeuvres
ConfinedArea Operations
Night Flying
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