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Helicopter Pilot's Manual Vol 1 Principles of Flight and Helicopter Handling

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This manual has been produced for students undertaking their basic helicopter training.  It concentrates on explaining not only how and why the helicopter flies but also on the correct handling techniques needed to master the flying exercises required to obtain a helicopter pilot's licence.  The simpliflied text together with an abundance of diagrams will greatly assist the student to become a better and safer helicopter pilot.  This is a revised and updated new edition for 2007.

by Norman Bailey
Paperback, 256 pages.
Published May 2008

Helicopter Pilot's Manual Vol 1 Principles of Flight and Helicopter Handling Table of Contents:
Introduction
The Principles of Helicopter Flight
The Lifting Force of the Rotor
Helicopter Systems
Helicopter Controls
Rotor Freedom of Movement
Flapping to Equality
Phase Lag and Advance Angle
Hovering
Power
Limited Power
Forward Flight
Ground Resonance
Vortex Ring
Autorotation
Flying for Range and Endurance
Weight and Balance
Stability
Typical Examination Questions
General Handling
Safety Around Helicopters
The Height/Velocity Diagram
Pre-Flight Inspection
Environmental Flying
Icing
Disorientation
Airports and Heliports
Emergency Procedures
Abnormal Vibrations
Weight and Balance
VHF Radio
Transponders
Night Flying
Air Exercises
General Notes for Student Helicopter Pilots
Familiarization with the Helicopter and Air Experience
Effects of Controls
Attitude and Power Changes
Straight and Level Flight
Climbing and Descending
Level, Climbing and Descending Turns
Basic Autorotations
Hovering Flight
Vertical Take-Off and Landing to and from the Hover
Basic Transitions
Circuits
First Solo Flight
Sideways and Backward Flight
Spot Turns
Vortex Ring Recovery
Engine-Off Landings
Advanced Autorotations
Forced Landings
Precision Transitions
Quick Stops
Pilot Navigation
Out-of-Wind Manoeuvres
Sloping Ground
Limited Power and Advanced Transitions
Confined-Area Operations
Basic Instrument Flying
Night Flying
Index
 

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Helicopter Pilot's Manual Vol 1 Principles of Flight and Helicopter Handling

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Helicopter Pilot's Manual Vol 1 Principles of Flight and Helicopter Handling Overview:

This manual has been produced for students undertaking their basic helicopter training.  It concentrates on explaining not only how and why the helicopter flies but also on the correct handling techniques needed to master the flying exercises required to obtain a helicopter pilot's licence.  The simpliflied text together with an abundance of diagrams will greatly assist the student to become a better and safer helicopter pilot.  This is a revised and updated new edition for 2007.

by Norman Bailey
Paperback, 256 pages.
Published May 2008

Helicopter Pilot's Manual Vol 1 Principles of Flight and Helicopter Handling Table of Contents:
Introduction
The Principles of Helicopter Flight
The Lifting Force of the Rotor
Helicopter Systems
Helicopter Controls
Rotor Freedom of Movement
Flapping to Equality
Phase Lag and Advance Angle
Hovering
Power
Limited Power
Forward Flight
Ground Resonance
Vortex Ring
Autorotation
Flying for Range and Endurance
Weight and Balance
Stability
Typical Examination Questions
General Handling
Safety Around Helicopters
The Height/Velocity Diagram
Pre-Flight Inspection
Environmental Flying
Icing
Disorientation
Airports and Heliports
Emergency Procedures
Abnormal Vibrations
Weight and Balance
VHF Radio
Transponders
Night Flying
Air Exercises
General Notes for Student Helicopter Pilots
Familiarization with the Helicopter and Air Experience
Effects of Controls
Attitude and Power Changes
Straight and Level Flight
Climbing and Descending
Level, Climbing and Descending Turns
Basic Autorotations
Hovering Flight
Vertical Take-Off and Landing to and from the Hover
Basic Transitions
Circuits
First Solo Flight
Sideways and Backward Flight
Spot Turns
Vortex Ring Recovery
Engine-Off Landings
Advanced Autorotations
Forced Landings
Precision Transitions
Quick Stops
Pilot Navigation
Out-of-Wind Manoeuvres
Sloping Ground
Limited Power and Advanced Transitions
Confined-Area Operations
Basic Instrument Flying
Night Flying
Index
 

 

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