- Author : Federal Aviation Administration
- Publisher : Simon and Schuster
- Release : 25 July 2017
- ISBN : 9781510725515
- Page : 216 pages
- Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters
Get a book entitled Aviation Weather, was written by Federal Aviation Administration and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 25 July 2017 with total pages 216. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. 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 (IMC) meteorological conditions, and does so using detailed illustrations and diagrams. Subjects covered include the earth’s atmosphere, temperatures, atmospheric pressure and altimetry, wind, moisture, precipitation, clouds, air masses and fronts, turbulence, icing, thunderstorms, common IFR producers, high altitude weather, arctic and tropical weather, and soaring weather. A detailed glossary and index are provided for guidance.