Manual of Flight


Manual of Flight

ELM, Captain Ienar E.

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Contains the fundamental knowledge of flying that should be part of the equipment of every man or woman who intends to fly either for pleasure or profit. The requirements to become a competent pilot are clearly explained. Elementary and advanced flight maneuvers are covered in detail, and the actual hazards and safety of air travel are given without bias. For the emergencies that may or may not happen once in a lifetime of travel throught the air, it gives the best means of escape. Finally it provides the layman with an intimate and accurate knowledge of flying, enabling him to form reasonable opinions and arrive at a fair judgment. Topics include: the student pilot and elementary flying; aerobatics; emergency flying instructions; parachutes; dictionary of terms.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: David McKay Company
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1930
  • Place Published: Philadelphia
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    157 p. 22 cm. 67 b&w illustrations. Blue cloth hardcover. Light soiling to boards. Spine ends a little softened. Ink signature on front pastedown and half title. A little soiling to front free endpaper and title. Overall, clean, bright and neat.

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