Aviation & Meteorology: Weather Fundamentals 2nd Edition
Aviation & Meteorology: Weather Fundmentals softcover 2nd edition (incorporating Icing Amendment, which used to be sold separately)
These resources were developed by AeroCourse for pilots studying for their IFR rating or ATPL license. Understanding weather is critical for every pilot, and Aviation & Meteorology: Weather Fundamentals provides the fundamental meteorology knowledge required for flight. IFR flight also requires advanced airframe icing chapter in the second edition, Written by pilots from the pilot’s perspective in an easy-to-read format, this book has hundreds of diagrams illustrating the concepts and information. The manual covers both Meteorology Theory and Meteorology Practical, and incorporates the Icing Amendment which was a separate booklet with the first edition.
Understanding weather is critical for every pilot. Aviation and Meteorology: Weather Fundamentals provides pilots with the fundamental meteorology knowledge required for flight. Written by pilots from the pilot’s perspective in an easy-to-read format, the book has hundreds of diagrams illustrating the concepts and information. Included is the Icing Addendum booklet needed for IFR and ATPL studies. . The book is divided into two sections: Meteorology Theory and Meteorology Practical. The theoretical section discusses in detail the environment that pilots operate in; in other words, the atmosphere. This includes such topics as fog, clouds, precipitation, and thunderstorms. The practical section details how this information is communicated to pilots through such tools as Aviation Routine Weather Reports (METAR) and Graphical Area Forecasts (GFAs). Each section is broken into chapters and sub-chapters for clarity, as well as to allow one to easily research a particular subject. We are sure you this will be an invaluable resource. Includes the latest Transport Canada Updates.