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This book is the most up to date version, which is a soft cover book.
Hardcover, 1 page
Published October 5th 1998 by Jeppesen Sanderson (first published January 28th 1978)
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KennyO
Jan 02, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: aviation
It's a textbook and it has mighty sparse competition so any notions of "better than" or "worse than" are out the window. The book's subject is the rudiments of flight in regulated airspace. i.e. It expounds on the principles of flight, preparation for flight, procedures, law, navigation, regulations, hazards and risks and their mitigation. The book has been around for some time and has been revised, updated and edited so it's polished and quite readable. The production quality is excellent, the ...more
Emerald
May 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Really colorful illustrations and good for understanding aviation's first steps, the private pilot license. Better than all the other manual's out there (comparing to Gleim or ASA) because of the illustrations.
Shriram Natarajan
Oct 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Total vertigo killer :-)
Shndo
Jun 03, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
it is amazing book
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Mar 24, 2019 rated it it was amazing
What a wonderful world 🌍
E
Mar 26, 2016 rated it liked it
For the aspiring Private Pilot, I would recommend the Federal Aviation Administration publications, as well as Mountain Flying as an excellent practical approach to the subject. Stick and Rudder: An Explanation of the Art of Flying is another good text that discusses airplane performance is classic 1930s layman's terms.

Large, colorful, and expansive, the Jeppesen it provides a complete presentation of the tasks, skills, and knowledge for the aspiring Airplane Private Pilot. However, the material is also found within the
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Gabriel
Feb 09, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Wannabe Pilots
Recommended to Gabriel by: Daniel Webster College
Probably your best bet for a premier Private Pilot's knowledge. Jeppeson clearly outlines every important fact and explains thoroughly. If that weren't enough, the book is filled on every page with color pictures on glossy paper. If you're going to get your pilot's license, (preferably fixed wing) you must get this book!
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An amazing book regarding to all sides of aviation
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Sbarbarar
Mar 05, 2011 rated it it was amazing
The essential study guide to anyone getting a private pilot license. Readable and informative. Its a good start for anyone looking to get into recreational flying.
Tori
Nov 09, 2008 rated it it was amazing
This is all I have been reading the past year!!! LOL
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Dec 13, 2007 rated it it was amazing
this is the one you need for your license
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