Pilots Weather Handbook, CAA Technical Manual No 104 by Civil Aeronautics Administration. Published by United States Department of Commerce, Washington, DC, Dec 1955. Revised Edition. Softbound. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: VG. Edge wear to covers, some fraying to top & front edge of spine, overall content excellent. 143 Pgs. Written as a joint project of US Weather Bureau's Training Section and Domestic Aviation Section, by J T Lee, Meteorologist and Training Specialist and Carl M Reber, Meteorologist and Commercial Pilot. Illustrated. Description text copyright 2008 BooksForComfort. Item ID 17005. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Pilots¦ Weather Handbook, CAA Technical ...
Publisher: United States Department of Commerce
Publication Date: 1955
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 2nd edition.
Book Description Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1955, 1955. Soft Bound. Condition: Good. 143 pages with 174 figures. Some edgewear, bumping to the corners. Seller Inventory # 001210
Book Description U.S. Department of Commerce, Civil Aeronautics Administration, Washington, D. C., 1955. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. When this book was written, the "jet stream" had only recently been discovered, aircraft icing was just being looked into, and a two-year project of sending probing flights into thunderstorms had just been completed which revealed new information about their structure and hazards. This is a great book for understanding the weather without using today's electronic gadgets. 143 pages including glossary, brown soft-cover cloth with black print, text printed on coated paper, 174 illustrations, including drawings, photographs, charts, graphs and weather maps. Covers have previous owner name and a couple of pen scribbles/marks, edges are rubbed, binding is good, text is clean and unmarked. Seller Inventory # TM05535