ISBN 9780070636323,An Illustrated Dictionary Of Aviation

An Illustrated Dictionary Of Aviation



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9780070636323

ISBN-10 007063632X


Language (English)


Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation is an A-Z compilation of terms, definitions and illustrations, spoken in the aviation world. In general aviation, commercial airline, and military sectors. It can be used as dictionary, as reference, and as a learning tool. Education facilities, both academic and flight-training schools, could utiutilizep-to-date information and terminology. More than 7,400 terms and meanings define the scope of aviation today 2,400 illustrations illuminate every aspect of aviation The Cornerstone Of Any Aviation Library More than a dictionary -- though it certainly offers all a dictionary can -- this magnificent illustrated reference work will be the centerpiece and foundation of many aviation collections. Seven years in the making, the carefully wrought handiwork of a military air leader and a dedicated writer, Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation is virtually a visual mini-encyclopedia of aviation and all its aspects. The Cornerstone Of Any Aviation Library Spanning general aviation, commercial airline operations, the military sector, and far more -- airports to meteorology, avionics, aviation medicine, and beyond -- this thoroughly browsable Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation is as much learning tool as dictionary and an almost bottomless source of information and diversion. It is a treasure that anyone involved in or interested in aviation will be thrilled to own. Inside: Aviation, A-to-Z Find definitions covering all these areas, and more: Aerial Photography Aerodynamics Aircraft Aircraft Operations Airmanship Airports Air Traffic Control Astronavigation Aviation Medicine Avionics Civil Aviation Commercial Aviation Engineering Equipment General Aviation GPS Navigation Meteorology Military Aviation Skydiving and Parachuting Much more