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United States Federal Aviation Administration

Overview
Works: 10,674 works in 15,706 publications in 1 language and 502,260 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  Periodicals  Directories  Rules  Conference proceedings  History  Examinations, questions, etc 
Roles: Sponsor, Editor, Publisher, Contributor
Classifications: TL710, 387.70973
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Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge by United States( Book )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 725 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
National plan of integrated airport systems( )

in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airport activity statistics of certificated air carriers( )

in English and held by 499 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
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 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essential information on learning how to fly. Everything you need to know to get into the air
FAA aviation forecasts by United States( )

in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeronautical information manual official guide to basic flight information and ATC procedures( )

in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United States of America AIP, aeronautical information publication( )

in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Location identifiers( )

in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volcanic ash and aviation safety : proceedings of the First International Symposium on Volcanic Ash and Aviation Safety by International Symposium on Volcanic Ash and Aviation Safety( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FAA aviation news : a DOT/FAA flight standards safety publication( )

in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledge( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 283 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
The Federal Aviation Administration : a historical perspective, 1903-2008 by Theresa L Kraus( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrument flying handbook by United States( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 171 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, and the perfect gift for any aircraft or aeronautical buff. - Publisher
Instrument procedures handbook by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 167 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
Pilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledge( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 158 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
Airplane flying handbook by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 95 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
Guidebook for planning and implementing automated people mover systems at airports( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 90 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
Sustainable airport construction practices( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 42: Sustainable Airport Construction Practices 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
Land acquisition and relocation assistance for airport improvement program assisted projects by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MMPDS-04 : Metallic materials properties development and standardization (MMPDS). -- by United States( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document contains design information on the strength properties of metallic materials and elements for aerospace vehicle structures
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Transportation

controlled identityUnited States. Federal Aviation Agency

F.A.A.

FAA

Federal Aviation Administration (U.S.)

United States. Department of Transportation. Federal Aviation Administration

United States. Dept. of Transportation. Federal Aviation Administration

United States. FAA

Languages
English (189)

Covers
How to become a pilot : the step-by-step guide to flyingPilot's handbook of aeronautical knowledgeInstrument flying handbookInstrument procedures handbookPilot's encyclopedia of aeronautical knowledgeAirplane flying handbookStaffing standards for aviation safety inspectors