Global Navigation for Pilots
This book has been and is the basic reference text on International Flight Techniques and Procedures since 1993.
This work, written by Dale De Remer and Donald McLean, delves into technologies such as FMS, INS, LORAN-C, GPS and FANS: Future Air Navigation Systems.
In its second edition, completely revised and updated, new contents are included such as The European Operations, Future Air Navigation System (FANS), RVSM Airspace, Differential GPS, WAAS and LAAS and ICAO Aircraft registry markings.
Presents background needed to learn international and oceanic operations.
Subtitled International Flight Techniques and Procedures, this book has been the definitive text on the subject since 1993.
This second edition, written by Dale De Remer and Donald McLean, goes into further detail on such technologies as FMS, INS, LORAN-C, GPS, and FANS: Future Air Navigation Systems.
Other topics include trans-oceanic navigation and European flight planning, Future Air Navigation System (FANS), RVSM Airspace, Differential GPS, WAAS and LAAS and ICAO Aircraft registry markings.
Many tables and illustrations, glossary and index included.
With every aspect of pilot navigation--from a discussion of International Civil Aviation Organization history planning, flight operations, and navigation equipment--this book is written with the precision required retaining the readability needed for a general audience. Explained are aeronautical charts and maps, plotting and distance measuring, and complex technologies.
Dale De Remer is Professor Emeritus of aviation at the University of North Dakota's Center for Aerospace Sciences. He also teaches advanced wilderness seaplane pilot courses. He lives in Florence, Oregon.
Authors: Dale De Remer and Donald McLean
Publisher: Aviation Supplies and Academics, ASA.
Format: Soft Covers
Size: 27.2 cm. X 21 cm.
No. of pages: 350
Introduction and International Regulations
Earth Reference Systems
Maps and Charts
Basic Navigation Instruments
Basic Navigations Techniques
International Trip Planning Preparation
Trans-Oceanic and Trans-Wilderness Planning
International Flight Operations
Flying in Europe
Global Positioning System
Flight Management Systems
Navigation System Errors and Limitations
The Future of Air Navigation
Glossary of terms