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Published by Brabazon House. Seller Rating:. About this Item: Brabazon House. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.
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Previous owners inscription on FFE. Seller Inventory More information about this seller Contact this seller 2. About this Item: Hardback. Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Seller Inventory GOR More information about this seller Contact this seller 3. Hard Cover. Second Edition. Flight training textbook for pilots transitioning to jets packed with information for both novice and experienced jet transport pilots.
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Textbook on jet aircraft handling qualities. Ink writing on free front endpage, a little yellow highlighting. DJ edges have several chips and splits in mylar sleeve. More information about this seller Contact this seller 5. Condition: GOOD. Second edition. More information about this seller Contact this seller 6. Reprinted December, Boards: silver gilt title on spine; light wear. Black and white photographs. Color charts. Excerpt, "An explanation of the significant differences in flying qualities between jet transport aeroplanes and piston-engined transport aeroplanes together with some other aspects of jet transport handling.
This edition includes chapters on the Boeing and asytmmetric flight as well as up-to-date revisions to the text. More information about this seller Contact this seller 7. No bookplate. General wear and rubbed cover. Tight binding. More information about this seller Contact this seller 8. Pictorial dust jacket. Gilt title on spine. More information about this seller Contact this seller 9.
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Some of the writing is of star quality. It is something of a classic now and this edition includes a new chapter on the Boeing - which also makes the point that it has become a bit dated in the era.
Reader review pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Aviation; Inventory No: dscf Seller Inventory dscf Smakk tears on dj. Published by Civil Aviation Authority. About this Item: Civil Aviation Authority. The book is a technical explanation of the significant differences in flying qualities between jet transport aeroplanes and the piston engined aeroplanes which preceded them, together with an examination of some other aspects of jet transport handling.
Long considered a must read for aviation students, pilots and enthusiasts. This copy is in fine condition. Pictorial cover, shelf wear, mildly browning. Black and white photographs and illustrations. Some color illustrations. Published by ARB About this Item: ARB , They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.
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Handling the big jets
Handling the Big Jets by D P Davies
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Handling the Big Jets