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The Visual Dictionary of Universe & Earth

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Universe and Earth takes the reader into a fascinating journey through cosmos to discover celestial bodies, astronomical observation equipment and astronautics, and then provides a complete...


Rotary-Wing Aerodynamics

by W. Z. Stepniewski Dover Publications (March 25, 2013)

Clear, concise text covers aerodynamic phenomena of the rotor and offers guidelines for helicopter performance evaluation. Originally prepared for NASA. Prefaces. New Indexes. 10 black-and-white photos. 537...


Introduction to Space Dynamics

by William Tyrrell Thomson Dover Publications (August 14, 2012)

Comprehensive, classic introduction to space-flight engineering for advanced undergraduate and graduate students provides basic tools for quantitative analysis of the motions of satellites and other vehicles...


Theory of Wing Sections: Including a Summary of Airfoil Data

by Ira H. Abbott & A. E. von Doenhoff Dover Publications (March 29, 2012)

Concise compilation of subsonic aerodynamic characteristics of NACA wing sections, plus description of theory. 350 pages of tables.


Theory of Flight

by Richard von Mises Dover Publications (March 30, 2012)

Mises' classic avoids the formidable mathematical structure of fluid dynamics, while conveying — by often unorthodox methods — a full understanding of the physical phenomena and mathematical concepts of...


Helicopter Theory

by Wayne Johnson Dover Publications (February 08, 2012)

Monumental engineering text covers vertical flight, forward flight, performance, mathematics of rotating systems, rotary wing dynamics and aerodynamics, aeroelasticity, stability and control, stall, noise, and...


Microsoft® Flight Simulator as a Training Aid: A Guide for Pilots, Instructors, and Virtual Aviators

by Bruce Williams Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc. (June 20, 2013)

PC-based simulations, though touted by many in the aviation community as excellent flight training aids, are not being used to their full potential. This guide and the accompanying CD illustrate how to get the...


How to Land a Top-Paying Aeronautical engineers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions

by Reese Tammy Emereo Publishing (October 24, 2012)

How to Land a Top-Paying Aeronautical engineers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions, What to Expect From Recruiters and More


How to Land a Top-Paying Aerospace engineering and operations technicians Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interv

by Gay Albert Emereo Publishing (October 24, 2012)

How to Land a Top-Paying Aerospace engineering and operations technicians Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions, What to Expect From Recruiters...


The Proficient Pilot, Volume 3: Flying Wisdom

by Barry Schiff Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc. (February 13, 1997)

A compilation of Barry Schiff’s monthly column in AOPA Pilot, the popular aviation periodical, these books contain favorite articles from over the years in three volumes that are arranged by subject. These...


Genesis: The Story of Apollo 8: The First Manned Mission to Another World

by Robert Zimmerman D Street Books, a division of Mountain Lake Press (September 24, 2012)

It was Christmas Eve 1968. And the astronauts of Apollo 8 - Commander Frank Borman, Jim Lovell, and Bill Anders - were participants in a mission that took them faster (24,000 mph) and farther from the earth...


The Proficient Pilot, Volume 1

by Barry Schiff Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc. (February 13, 1997)

A compilation of Barry Schiff’s monthly column in AOPA Pilot, the popular aviation periodical, these books contain favorite articles from over the years in three volumes that are arranged by subject. These...


Spatial Optimization in Ecological Applications

by John Hof & Michael Bevers Columbia University Press (May 23, 2002)

Whether discussing habitat placement for the northern spotted owl or black-tailed prairie dog or strategies for controlling exotic pests, this book explains how capturing ecological relationships across a landscape...


The Proficient Pilot, Volume 2

by Barry Schiff & Jay Apt Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc. (June 01, 2001)

A compilation of Barry Schiff’s monthly column in AOPA Pilot, the popular aviation periodical, these books contain favorite articles from over the years in three volumes that are arranged by subject. These...


Space Flight: History, Technology, and Operations

by Lance K. Erickson Government Institutes (March 15, 2010)

This book offers a comprehensive look at the history of space exploration, the technology that makes it possible, and the continued efforts that promise to carry us into the future. It goes through the history...


Instrument Flying Handbook (Federal Aviation Administration)

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (May 02, 2017)

This is the FAA's primary pilot resource for instrument flight rules and training. It (IFR) covers everything pertinent to operating an aircraft, both in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC) and without...


Aviation Instructor's Handbook

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (May 02, 2017)

The Aviation Instructor’s Handbook was developed by the FAA in order to help beginning ground instructors, flight instructors, and aviation maintenance instructors understand the basics of flight instruction....


Instrument Procedures Handbook (Federal Aviation Administration)

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (May 02, 2017)

This is the new 2015 edition of the FAA's previous "Instrument Procedures Handbook" (previously the FAA-H-8083-16).

This book covers all of the information needed to operate safely within the airspace system....


Aviation Weather

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

Aviation Weather is a comprehensive resource for everything that pilots, students, and instructors need to know about navigating all types of weather safely. This book covers both visual (VMC) and instrument...


FAR/AIM 2017

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (August 09, 2016)

  • Learn to fly a plane according to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations
  • The most complete guide to the rules of aviation accessible anywhere 
  • Contains all of the information needed to operate safely...


Rotorcraft Flying Handbook

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (February 11, 2011)

The Rotorcraft Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter or gyroplane class rating....


Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (November 03, 2009)

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, created by the Federal Aviation Administration, is the official reference manual for pilots at all levels. An indispensable and invaluable encyclopedia, it deals with...


Glider Flying Handbook

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (February 11, 2011)

This book—prepared by the Federal Aviation Administration—is a resource without equal for glider pilots. Covering components and systems, flight instruments, performance limitations, preflight and ground operations,...


Aviation Instructor's Handbook

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (September 01, 2009)

The Aviation Instructor’s Handbook is a world-class educational reference tool developed and designed for ground instructors, flight instructors, and aviation maintenance instructors. This information-packed...


Plane Sense

by Nightingale Bamford School Skyhorse (January 26, 2011)

Plane Sense is an indispensable, must-have guide for aircraft owners, operators, and all aviation enthusiasts. It highlights the requirements involved in acquiring, owning, operating, and maintaining private...


Powered Parachute Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-29)

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (February 28, 2011)

As far back as the twelfth century, people have loved to parachute. From China’s umbrella and Leonardo da Vinci’s pyramid-shaped flying device to the first air-plane jump in 1912, the urge to leap and soar...


Federal Aviation Regulations/Aeronautical Information Manual 2014

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (November 26, 2013)

If you’re an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today’s environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system....


Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook (FAA-H-8083-23-1)

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (February 08, 2011)

From the Federal Aviation Administration, Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook provides the most up-to-date, definitive information on piloting water-related aircraft. Along...


Bringing Columbia Home

by Jonathan H. Ward, Michael D. Leinbach, Robert Crippen & Eileen Collins Arcade (January 23, 2018)

Voted the Best Space Book of 2018 by the Space Hipsters

The dramatic inside story of the epic search and recovery operation after the Columbia space shuttle disaster.

On February 1, 2003, Columbia disintegrated...


Airplane Flying Handbook (Federal Aviation Administration)

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

The Federal Aviation Administration’s Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel...


Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (February 14, 2011)

The Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook is the official U.S. government guidebook for pilots, flight crews, and airplane mechanics. Beginning with the basic principles of aircraft weight and balance control,...


Aeronautical Chart User's Guide

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

The updated 11th edition of the Aeronautical Chart User’s Guide by the FAA is a great reference for novice pilots and professionals alike. Printed in full color with detailed examples, this book provides all...


One Giant Leap

by Charles Fishman Simon & Schuster (June 11, 2019)

The remarkable story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic mission to reach the moon.

President John F. Kennedy astonished the world on May 25, 1961, when he announced...


Splashdown

by Don Blair Trade Paper Press (July 28, 2010)

This is the first-ever publication detailing the Navy’s role in manned spacecraft recovery from 1961 to 1975, from Alan Shepherd’s initial suborbital mission to the Apollo-Soyuz flight, which inaugurated...


The Art of Travel

by Todd Curtis & Aram Gesar Pyramid Media Group Inc (October 01, 2012)

The first title in the "The Art of Travel" series is "Baggage and Carry-on Advice" based on a collection of articles by international travel safety and security expert Dr. Todd Curtis of AirSafe.com.


The Fall of UBS

by Dirk Schutz Pyramid Media Group Inc (January 01, 2006)

Essential reading for business and finance professionals: a complicated story of power, ambition, vanity and a lack of risk management controls at one of Europe's largest banks.


Unmanned Aircraft Design

by Mohammad Sadraey Morgan & Claypool Publishers (September 19, 2017)

This book provides fundamental principles, design procedures, and design tools for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) with three sections focusing on vehicle design, autopilot design, and ground system design....


Neil Armstrong : The First Man to Walk on the Moon - Biography for Kids 9-12 | Children's Biography Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

You’ve probably heard of Neil Armstrong and his historic moon landing. But other than that part of his life, what else do you know about him? This biography book will discuss the life of Armstrong before he...


Eisenhower's Sputnik Moment

by Yanek Mieczkowski Cornell University Press

In a critical Cold War moment, Dwight D. Eisenhower's presidency suddenly changed when the Soviet Union launched Sputnik, the world's first satellite. What Ike called "a small ball" became a source of Russian...


Viscous Hypersonic Flow

by William H. Dorrance Dover Publications (May 22, 2017)

This frequently cited text addresses theories for treating the laminar and turbulent boundary layers of reacting gas mixtures. The theories are developed from fundamentals, and all related chemical, thermodynamic,...


Traveler's Guide to Space

by Neil F. Comins Columbia University Press (January 31, 2017)

Traveling into space and visiting or even emigrating to nearby worlds will soon become part of the human experience. Scientists, engineers, and investors are working hard to make space tourism a reality. As...


Ask An Astronaut

Mathematical Aspects of Subsonic and Transonic Gas Dynamics

by Lipman Bers Dover Publications (October 05, 2016)

This concise volume by a prominent mathematician offers an important survey of mathematical aspects of the theory of compressible fluids. The treatment is geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students...


Are We There Yet? All About the Planet Saturn! Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Next, let’s fly to Saturn on board our rocket ship! Can we breathe the air in Saturn? Can we see animals, plants and water there? It seems to be a very far planet to explore but with this educational book,...


All about the Solar System - Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Science is a tough subject to introduce to young minds. This book is one of the steps to make the task easier. Your kids will be taken to another dimension having fun while learning about the solar system and...


Saturn: Planets in Our Solar System | Children's Astronomy Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Study the planets and the stars with the help of this very depictive educational book. This book captures the need for visuals in order for a young child to be interested in the subject. Learning through more...


Everything about Black Holes Astronomy Books Grade 6 | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Is it true that within a black hole is a polarity so intense that not even light can escape? But despite that, there has been several studies made by scientists about the subject. The most interesting fruits...


Fly Low! Fly High Airplanes of the World - Children's Aeronautics & Astronautics Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Wouldn't it be more comfortable to ride an airplane if you knew the science behind its flight? Learning about planes does not have to be as complex as rocket science. All your child needs to know are the basics...


A Kid's Guide to Black Holes Astronomy Books Grade 6 | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Is it true that Black Holes suck everything that comes near it? It’s time to learn the truths and the myths behind these mysterious giants in outer space. It’s interesting to know that even if our scientists...


Out of this World Truths about the Solar System Astronomy 5th Grade | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

A 5th grader needs as much as “reinforcements” when it comes to studies. It is best if you can complement the official textbooks with refreshing resources but you don't want to overdo it. You want your child...