Rod Machado’s How to Fly an Airplane Handbook


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Introducing Rod Machado’s How to Fly an Airplane Handbook- the ultimate guide for becoming an ace pilot! Whether you’re just starting out and need to learn the basics of flying, or you’re looking advance your piloting capabilities, this comprehensive yet easy-to-follow handbook has everything you need! Written by renowned aviation instructor and author Rod Machado, this handbook is packed with invaluable tips and techniques that help make flight training easier, less expensive, and more enjoyable. Work through the step-by-step instructions to master all the private and commercial checkride maneuvers, as well as to understand the “stick and rudder” philosophy of flying an airplane. Plus, develop your confidence in preventing accidental stalls and spins so that you can quickly learn how to comfortably land a plane. Finally, utilize the unique teaching strategies to become a better instructor for your students training. With Rod Machado’s How to Fly an Airplane Handbook at your side, get ready to take off into the skies like never before with full confidence!

Rod Machado’s popular How to Fly an Airplane Handbook is the comprehensive sourcebook you need to launch your flight skills higher than before. Featuring practical flying skills that rely on sights, sounds, and tactile sensations, this information-packed resource will help pilots of all levels gain a better understanding of attitude flying. Fly like an expert with advice, wisdom, and insights based on practical experience in the air!

The How to Fly an Airplane Handbook offers strategies for evaluating when to round out and flare for landing, multiple methods for controlling glidepath angle and airspeed, techniques for understanding and flying ground reference maneuvers, and much more. Get a better handle on complex airplane operations such as night flying, traffic pattern operations, slow flight, stall recognition and recovery. With these comprehensive resources under your belt (or wings!), soar ahead with confidence in your next flying adventure.