by Patrick Howell
A Guide to getting your Pilot's Licence
This comprehensive book (PDF format )is a 'must' for those wishing to take up this form of sport flying. It contains 24 chapters with over 150 pages packed with detailed information covering all aspects of owning, operating and flying a Microlight aircraft.
Foreword by Chris Finnigan, Chief Executive of the British Microlight Aircraft Association
"Patrick Howell's book "Microlight Flying for Beginners" is a comprehensive guide to getting a licence for the newcomer to Microlights. Written by a very experienced pilot and Instructor with many different types of aircraft in his logbook, this book answers all the questions the would-be Microlight pilot might ask, and many more besides. Patrick's 'plain English' text, speckled with light humour and clear illustrations, together with his detailed knowledge of the subject matter, makes this book a very readable and enjoyable introduction to the sport.The PDF format allows pages to be selected and printed off for reference and the author makes himself available to his readers by both telephone and E-mail for comment on and discussion about the book."
Topics covered include; personal health and fitness, how a Microlight works, safety precautions, airfield protocol, radio, ground handling, flight characteristics, going solo, weather limitations, General Flight Test and future designs.
Priced @ £19.95 GBP - PDF format only
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