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Airplane Flying Handbook

Preface

Table of Contents

Chapter 1,Introduction to Flight Training
Chapter 2,Ground Operations
Chapter 3,Basic Flight Maneuvers
Chapter 4, Slow Flight, Stalls, and Spins
Chapter 5, Takeoff and Departure Climbs
Chapter 6, Ground Reference Maneuvers
Chapter 7, Airport Traffic Patterns
Chapter 8, Approaches and Landings
Chapter 9, Performance Maneuvers
Chapter 10, Night Operations
Chapter 11,Transition to Complex Airplanes
Chapter 12, Transition to Multiengine Airplanes
Chapter 13,Transition to Tailwheel Airplanes
Chapter 14, Transition to Turbo-propeller Powered Airplanes
Chapter 15,Transition to Jet Powered Airplanes
Chapter 16,Emergency Procedures

Glossary

Index

Index

FIXED SHAFT ENGINE 14-3
FLAP EXTENSION SPEED (VFE) 12-15
FLAPS 11-1
effectiveness 11-2
function 11-1
operational procedures 11-2
use of 8-3
FLARE 8-5
FLIGHT CONTROLS 3-1
FLIGHT DIRECTOR 12-6
FLIGHT IDLE 14-7
FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR, ROLE OF 1-3
FLIGHT SAFETY 1-4
FLIGHT STANDARDS DISTRICT
OFFICE (FSDO) 1-2
FLIGHT TRAINING SCHOOLS 1-3
FLOATING 8-29
FORCED LANDING 16-1
FORWARD SLIP 8-10
FOUR FUNDAMENTALS 3-1
FREE TURBINE ENGINE 14-5
FUEL CONTROL UNIT 14-6
FUEL CONTROLLER 14-1
FUEL CROSSFEED 12-5
FUEL HEATER 15-3

G
GAS GENERATOR 15-2
GAS TURBINE ENGINE 14-1
GLIDE 3-16
GLIDE RATIO 3-16
GO-AROUND (REJECTED LANDING) 8-11, 12-17
GOVERNING RANGE 11-5
GROUND BOOSTING 11-7
GROUND EFFECT 5-7, 8-13
GROUND INSPECTION 2-1
GROUND LOOP 8-33, 13-6
GROUND OPERATIONS 2-7
GROUND REFERENCE MANEUVERS 6-1
drift and ground track control 6-2
eights across a road 6-11
eights along a road 6-9
eights around pylons 6-11
eights-on-pylons (pylon eights) 6-12
rectangular course 6-4
s-turns across a road 6-6
turns around a point 6-7
GROUND ROLL 5-1
GROUND TRACK CONTROL 6-2
GROUNDSPEED 6-3
HAND PROPPING 2-8
HAND SIGNALS 2-7
HIGH PERFORMANCE AIRPLANE 11-1
HOT START 14-10

HUNG START 14-10
HYDROPLANING 8-34

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ILLUSIONS 10-2
INITIAL CLIMB 5-1
INTAKE MANIFOLD 11-7
INTEGRATED FLIGHT INSTRUCTION 3-3
INTENTIONAL SPIN 4-15
INVERTER 14-8
JET AIRPLANE 15-1
approach and landing 15-19
low speed flight 15-10
pilot sensations 15-15
rotation and lift-off 15-18
stalls 15-10
takeoff and climb 15-16
touchdown and rollout 15-24

J
JET ENGINE 15-1
efficiency 15-5
fuel heater 15-3
ignition 15-3
operating 15-2

K
KINESTHESIA 3-2

L
L/DMAX 3-16
LANDING GEAR
controls 11-10
electrical 11-9
electrohydraulic 11-9
emergency extension 11-10
hydraulic 11-9
malfunction 16-9
operational procedures 11-12
position indicators 11-10
retractable 11-9
safety devices 11-10
tailwheel 13-1
LATERALAXIS 3-2
LAZY EIGHT 9-6
LEVEL FLIGHT 3-4
LIFT-OFF 5-1
LIFT-OFF SPEED (Vlof) 12-1

 

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