Balloon Flying Handbook
Publisher: Federal Aviation Administration 2008
Number of pages: 252
This Balloon Flying Handbook introduces the basic pilot knowledge and skills that are essential for piloting balloons. It introduces pilots to the broad spectrum of knowledge that will be needed as they progress in their pilot training. This handbook is for student pilots, as well as those pursuing more advanced pilot certificates.
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- Federal Aviation Administration
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