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Private and Commercial Pilot... - Gene Hudson, Bridgette Doremire

Private and Commercial Pilot...Gene Hudson, Bridgette Doremire

The perfect companion for CFI’s. Taken from the “Flight Instructor Notebook (PPSEL & CPSEL)” by Bridgette Doremire & Gene Hudson, these Private & Commercial Pilot lesson plans are “topic” based. Different from the “lesson plan” that is a pl… more

Private and Commercial Pilot Lesson Plans
Gene Hudson, Bridgette Doremire
Qref Quick Reference Media , English
The Archangel and the OXCART - Jeannette Remak, Joseph Ventolo Jr

The Archangel and the OXCARTJeannette Remak, Joseph Ventolo Jr

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This is a REVISED edition to correct problems with first book.The A-12 Blackbird has long been the source of speculation. Born in secrecy, it represented a massive technological leap at a time when the Cold War was at its most dangerous poi… more

The Archangel and the OXCART
Jeannette Remak, Joseph Ventolo Jr
Phoenix Aviation Research , English
Aviation Facts & Rumors: Boo... - Robert McAuley

Aviation Facts & Rumors: Boo...Robert McAuley

What was the P-51 named before becoming the Mustang? Which was the first Major League baseball team to buy their own aircraft? Who was the first woman helicopter pilot? What was the Constellation named before becoming the Connie? What U.S.more

Aviation Facts & Rumors: Book II (Aviation Facts & Rumors: Book 2)
Robert McAuley
Robert P. McAuley , English
Seconds to Disaster. US Edition - Glenn Meade, Ray Ronan

Seconds to Disaster. US EditionGlenn Meade, Ray Ronan

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Everyone Who Flies, Or Loves Someone Who Flies Should Read This”Captain ‘Sully’ Sullenberger, Miracle On The Hudson.As with the Air France Flight 447 tragedy, much of the time air crashes are a confluence of events; a cascade of bad luck, … more

Seconds to Disaster. US Edition
Glenn Meade, Ray Ronan
CV Spring 2011 - Will Roney

CV Spring 2011Will Roney

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Will Roney CV / Resume - Spring 2011

CV Spring 2011
Will Roney
DIDO Optimization of a Lunar... - Michael R. Francis

DIDO Optimization of a Lunar...Michael R. Francis

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In this study, the current and expected state of lunar landing technology is assessed. Contrasts are drawn between the technologies used during the Apollo era versus that which will be used in the next decade in an attempt to return to the … more

DIDO Optimization of a Lunar Landing Trajectory with Respect to Autonomous Landing Hazard Avoidance Technology
Michael R. Francis
X-15: Extending the Frontier... - National Aeronautics and Spa...

X-15: Extending the Frontier...National Aeronautics and Spa...

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The X-15 was the ultimate “X” vehicle. Built in the 1950s, she became the fastest and highest-flying winged aircraft of its time. During 199 flights from 1959 through 1968, she collected data about hypersonic flight that was invaluable to a… more

X-15: Extending the Frontiers of Flight
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Dennis R. Jenkins
Malaysia Flight MH370 Lost i... - John Choisser

Malaysia Flight MH370 Lost i...John Choisser

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The Pings Have Stopped, But The Questions And The Blame Continue In The Case Of Flight MH370 Missing flight Malaysian flight MH370 isn’t in the news as much now. The pings have stopped, and the search has entered a second, much slower phase… more

Malaysia Flight MH370 Lost in the Dark: In Defense of the Pilots: An Engineer’s Perspective
John Choisser
X-15: Extending the Frontier... - Dennis R. Jenkins

X-15: Extending the Frontier...Dennis R. Jenkins

The X-15 was the ultimate “X” vehicle. Built in the 1950s, she became the fastest and highest-flying winged aircraft of its time. During 199 flights from 1959 through 1968, she collected data about hypersonic flight that was invaluable to a… more

X-15: Extending the Frontiers of Flight
Dennis R. Jenkins
National Aeronautics and Space Administration , English
Presidential Directive on Na... -

Presidential Directive on Na...

Between the issuance of the first Reagan administration space policy statement in July 1982 and 1987, there were a number of significant changes, including the Challenger accident, increased emphasis on the commercial uses of space, and the… more

Presidential Directive on National Space Policy
Avalon Publishers , English
Powered Parachute Flying Han... - Federal Aviation Administration

Powered Parachute Flying Han...Federal Aviation Administration

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 with the wind has long been a part… more

Powered Parachute Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-29)
Federal Aviation Administration
Skyhorse Publishing , English
Faster Than Light Travel & H... - Alan Garfoot

Faster Than Light Travel & H...Alan Garfoot

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Practical guide to blowing up large interstellar objects!

Faster Than Light Travel & How to Destroy A Dwarf Star
Alan Garfoot
Lulu Press , English
To the End of the Solar Syst... - James A. Dewar

To the End of the Solar Syst...James A. Dewar

Chemically propelled rockets can lift less than 5 percent of their take-off weight into orbit, a fact that could forever limit the space program. Nuclear-powered rockets, however, with their superior thrusting power and speed, are radica… more

To the End of the Solar System: The Story of the Nuclear Rocket
James A. Dewar
University Press of Kentucky , English
SURVIVAL MANUAL, SURVIVAL GU... - U.S. Department of Defense, ...

SURVIVAL MANUAL, SURVIVAL GU...U.S. Department of Defense, ...

SURVIVAL MANUAL, SURVIVAL GUIDE, SURVIVAL HANDBOOK, SERE, combined with AIRLINE TRANSPORT PILOT AND AIRCRAFT TYPE RATING Practical Test Standards for AIRPLANE Take a look at the sample for this book and for details about downloading 500 fre… more

SURVIVAL MANUAL, SURVIVAL GUIDE, SURVIVAL HANDBOOK, SERE, combined with AIRLINE TRANSPORT PILOT AND AIRCRAFT TYPE RATING Practical Test Standards for AIRPLANE, … Army field manuals when you sample this book
U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Military, Delene Kvasnicka of Survivalebooks, U.S. Army, U.S. Government
www.survivalebooks.com, www.armytechnicalmanuals.com, www.armymilitarymanuals.com , English
Echoes Among the Stars: A Sh... - Patrick J. Walsh

Echoes Among the Stars: A Sh...Patrick J. Walsh

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Drawing on newly declassified information about the development of the U.S. and Soviet space programs and their impact on each other, and featuring 16 pages of photos, this fascinating factual account captures all the drama of the Space Rac… more

Echoes Among the Stars: A Short History of the U.S. Space Program
Patrick J. Walsh
M.E. Sharpe , English
Cave of the Winds: The Remar... - NASA

Cave of the Winds: The Remar...NASA

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The huge Langley Full-Scale Tunnel building dominated the skyline of Langley Air Force Base for 81 years (1930–2011). The Full-Scale Tunnel was constructed by the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) during an era when biplane… more

Cave of the Winds: The Remarkable History of the Langley Full-Scale Tunnel. 2014.
Quieting the Boom: The Shape... - NASA

Quieting the Boom: The Shape...NASA

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On a hot and humid July day in 2003, a pair of small supersonic jet airplanes took off together from Cecil Field, a former naval air station on the eastern edge of Jacksonville, FL. Even though the Northrop Corporation had built both planes… more

Quieting the Boom: The Shaped Sonic Boom Demonstrator and the Quest for Quiet Supersonic Flight: 2013
T-6A TEXAN II Systems Engine... - World Spaceflight News, Air ...

T-6A TEXAN II Systems Engine...World Spaceflight News, Air ...

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This is one of a series of systems engineering case studies prepared by the Air Force Center for Systems Engineering. This case study analyzes the T-6A Texan II, a derivative of a commercial aircraft, the PC-9, manufactured by Pilatus Aircr… more

T-6A TEXAN II Systems Engineering Case Study - Derivative of PC-9 Pilatus Aircraft - JPATS Program, Training System, Hawker Beechcraft History
World Spaceflight News, Air Force Institute of Technology, Air Force Center for Systems Engineering, Department of Defense (DoD), U.S. Military, U.S. Air Force (USAF)
Progressive Management , English
Principles of Flight - Phillip Duke Ph.D.

Principles of FlightPhillip Duke Ph.D.

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This book is a general exposition of its subject, Principles of Flight. The Hows and Whys of LTA, HTA, and space flight are presented, explained and discussed. It is expected that flyers and non-flyers of all ages will find this book intere… more

Principles of Flight
Phillip Duke Ph.D.
Phillip Duke Ph.D. , English
Nuclear Weapons Security: Nu... - Department of  Energy, U.S. ...

Nuclear Weapons Security: Nu...Department of Energy, U.S. ...

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This compilation of fourteen federal government unclassified documents provides unique insight into nuclear weapons security issues, with guides, directives, and orders from various U.S. agencies including the Department of Defense, Departm… more

Nuclear Weapons Security: Nuclear Counterterrorism, Nuclear Explosives Control, Safety Program, Personnel Reliability Program, Prevention of Deliberate Unauthorized Use, DOD Response to IND Incidents
Department of Energy, U.S. Government, Nuclear Weapon Surety and Quality Division, National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Department of Defense, Government Accountability Office (GAO)
Progressive Management , English