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How airliners fly : a passenger's guide / Julien Evans.

How airliners fly : a passenger's guide

Evans, Julien, author. (Author).

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  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781785004858
  • ISBN: 1785004859
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Third edition.
  • Publisher: Ramsbury : Airlife, The Crowood Press, 2018.

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General Note:
"First published as Is It on Autopilot? in 1997 by Airlife Publishing, an imprint of The Crowood Press Ltd"--Title page verso.
Previous edition: Shrewsbury: Airlife, 2002.
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
If you are one of the millions of airline passengers who take to the air daily and have no idea how an airplane flies or how it is flown - but would like to find out - then How Airliners Fly is for you. It is written by an airline pilot who knows from first-hand experience those questions that are asked most frequently. He knows that for many it is an interest born of curiosity, and in some cases, caused by fear. In this revised third edition Julien Evans explains, in straightforward everyday language, about the airframe and the engines, the flight deck and the controls, how the airplane is flown and the routines followed. In fact, it explains everything the average passenger may wish to know.
Subject: Aeronautics, Commercial.
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