Aircraft Performance Theory and Practice for Pilots

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Aircraft Performance Theory and Practice for Pilots,2ndEditionaddresses both European aircraft performancerequirements (CS-23 and CS-25) and the Joint Aviation RegulationsOperations rules (JAR-OPS 1) and so provides comprehensive and upto date coverage of the complex conditions within which allEuropean public transport aeroplanes must operate today.

The subject of aircraft performance is an important part of theJAA Flight Crew Licensing syllabus for the examinations forcommercial and airline transport licences, and this book provides aclear and authoritative text on a difficult topic.

It will also be of interest to commercial pilots for theirannual standardization test and to flight planners, operationsstaff and airport operators.

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Squadron Leader Swatton joined the Royal Air Force in 1952. Hequalified as an instructor in 1961 and taught, among othersubjects, the then new subject of Scheduled Performance for Group“A” aeroplanes at the Argosy Operational ConversionUnit (OCU) as one of his duties. He was posted to the Andover OCUin 1964 as the senior navigation instructor and examiner, where hecontinued teaching and examining aircrew in scheduled performanceuntil 1975.

Subsequently he completed tours at the Royal AircraftEstablishment, Farnborough and at the Aeroplane and ArmamentExperimental Establishment, Boscombe Down. His last tour of duty,before retiring from the Royal Air Force in 1988 was at the EmpireTest Pilots School where he taught scheduled performance to traineetest pilots. In 36 years of service he amassed 7500 flyinghours

On retirement from the RAF he joined the instructional staff atthe Professional Pilot Study Centre where one of his duties was toteach scheduled performance to the trainee pilots. Subsequently heand two of his fellow instructors started their own ground school,Ground Training Services (GTS), for private, commercial and airlinepilots where he currently teaches aeroplane performance to the JAAsyllabus. He is the aeroplane performance consultant for the CAAand updated the CAP 698 at the request of the CAA.

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