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Sky tales : more insights from a life in the skies

Author: Khoy Hing Lim; AirAsia,
Publisher: Singapore : Marshall Cavendish Editions ; [Malaysia] : Air Asia, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sky Tales - the much anticipated follow up to Captain Lim Khoy Hing's first bestseller Life in the Skies - is a new fascinating collection of tips, advice, anecdotes and tales from his distinguished flying career. In his frequently entertaining and always enlightening style, Captain Lim's insight ranges from aviation safety and the rigorous training airline crew go through, to details on aircraft technology and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(OCoLC)990164846
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Khoy Hing Lim; AirAsia,
ISBN: 9789814779647 9814779644
OCLC Number: 1004365956
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; CONTENTS; Foreword; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; 1 SAFETY AND MYTH S; Chapter 1 MIRACLE ON THE HUDSON; Chapter 2 SAFER IN THE SKY; Chapter 3 NO FEARS, NO TEARS; Chapter 4 BUSTING AVIAT ION MYTH S; 2 FLYING THE PLANE; Chapter 5 NAVIGATING THE BLUE SKIES; Chapter 6 GRAVITY MATTERS; Chapter 7 WEIGHTY MATTERS; Chapter 8 PASSENGER ETIQUETTE; Chapter 9 ON TOP OF THE WORLD; Chapter 10 OUT OF THE COCKPIT; Chapter 11 STOWAWAY WOES; Chapter 12 WRONG LANDING STRIP, CAPTA IN!; Chapter13 GOING AROUND; Chapter 14 COCKPIT CHALLENGES; Chapter 15 SAFE SNAPS; Chapter 16 HAVE A PLEASANT FLIGHT; 3 FLIGHT CREW. Chapter 17 SALUTING THE CABIN CREWChapter 18 AN AVIATOR 'S ASCENT; Chapter 19 ALLY IN THE SKIES; Chapter 20 A PILOT 'S LIFE; 4 HEALTH AND MEDICAL ISSUES; Chapter 21 THE DRY DILEMMA; Chapter 22 EASY, NOT QUEASY; Chapter 23 FIGHT THE FAT IGUE; Chapter 24 SLEEPING ON THE JOB; Chapter 25 FIT TO FLY; Chapter 26 RED, GREEN OR WHITE; Chapter 27 COPING WITH JET LAG; Chapter 28 TRAVEL BUMPS; 5 PLANES AND HARDWAR E; Chapter 29 TRAVELLERS' QUESTS; Chapter 30 PLANES AND FUELS -SHARKLETS TO THE RESCUE; Chapter 31 MACHINE VERSUS MAN; Chapter 32 THE GLASS COCKPIT; Chapter 33 BLOW S AND BIRDS. Chapter 34 SECRET REVEALED6 WEATHER; Chapter 35 WEATH ERING OBSTACLES; Chapter 36 BUMPS IN THE AIR; Chapter 37 WINDS BENEATH YOUR WINGS; Photo; ABOUT THE AUTHOR.
Responsibility: Captain Lim Khoy Hing.

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ASIA'S BESTSELLING AVIATION AUTHOR! Life-long pilot, Captain Lim Khoy Hing, provides behind-the-scenes information from a life in the skies.  Read more...

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