Air Sports The Complete Guide to Aviation Adventure

ISBN-10: 0071410511
ISBN-13: 9780071410519
Authors: Norm Goyer, Norm Goyer
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This title explores all the flying sports - especially those that are accessible without great expense and formal training. The author discusses the fun and rewards to be had from paragliding, ballooning, ultralight piloting, hang gliding and other pursuits, and answers the most common related questions.

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing Number of pages: 242 Dimensions: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall Weight: 0.946 lbs. Language: English

Table of contents

Preface Acknowledgments Chapter One: Hang Gliders Chapter Two: Trikes or Flex-Wing Ultralights Chapter Three: Gliders, Sailplanes, and Self-Launching Gliders Chapter Four: Skydiving or Parachuting Chapter Five: Powered Parachutes Chapter Six: Hot-Air Balloons Chapter Seven: Ultralights Chapter Eight: Rotorcraft, Gyroplanes, and Small Helicopters Chapter Nine: Homebuilt Aircraft Chapter Ten: Remote-Controlled Miniature Aircraft Chapter Eleven: Flying Certified Factory Aircraft INDEX