Brookes, Bernard, Captain. Jack Olen Bennett, technical adviser.
Title HOW TO FLY AN AIRPLANE: BASIC FLIGHT INSTRUCTION.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good -
Edition Second Edition
Publisher New York Garden City Publishing 1943
Seller ID 28851
223 pp, 7 1/4" H. Pictorial boards/endpapers. Illustrated throughout in black, white & red with photographs, drawings/diagrams. Published during the Second World War, this book was aimed at prospective pilots. "Chapter by chapter, with the aid of the drawings which accompany them, any pupil can use his imagination to visualize himself actually operating a plane. When the time comes for his practical flight training, he should be able to take to the air like a duck to a puddle." Contents: The Future Pilot; Lesson (One - Ten); Review of Lessons; Parachutes; Parachutes Save Lives; Instruments; Gliders and Gliding; Bombers and Bombardiers; Nomenclature of Terms (Commonly Used Around Air Fields). Light edge wear - a little more at top/bottom of spine and at corners.