The Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, 5th Edition


The bestselling source of complete pilot information is now completely revised and updated.

The Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, Fifth Edition provides all the essential information a pilot needs, in a concise format. This handy resource covers terminology, navigation, airport and airspace operations, radio communications, emergency procedures, flight planning, weather, FAA rules and regulations, and much more. The book is updated to include FAA policies and procedures involving pilot and passenger safety in-flight, as well as safe operations at airports and airspaces at and between airports.

* Detailed, accurate, and complete chapters, including “step-by-step, call-by-call” pilot-tower/facility, aviation radio dialogues where appropriate
* Updated FAA mandated standards of policies and procedures
* New photos and drawings
* Offers complete flight planning strategies for long-distance flights
* Explains what specific knowledge will be tested in the steps to acquiring a pilot’s certificate


Item #: 0071808590