The story that forever changed aviation search and rescue.
Taken from the richest source of flying information - exhaustive flight safety investigations - this updated book examines more than 40 accidents.
Analyzes all aspects of helicopter accidents, including flight basics, engineering, meteorology, flight training, and human factors.
Investigates planes, pilots, and airline disasters that are commonly categorized under pilot error, a catchall that Beaty finds misleading.
Adair takes readers behind the scenes to show who makes decisions about airline safety - and why.
Contains what you need to improve your soaring performance in ridge, wave, and convergence lift.
Explore the 10 most significant accident threat categories and learn the best practices in dealing with them.
An in-depth look at high-profile accidents that shaped aviation rules and procedures.