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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: HAMILTON, E.R. Title: Air Navigation.
Description: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1944, Reprint. Hard Cover with dust jacket. 175 pp, 7 3/8" H. Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine, gold lettering and winged lion emblem on front board. Part of the Nelson's Aeroscience Manuals series. 86 b&w figures, plus frontispiece and fold-out map in pouch at rear (collated). "(D)escribes the principles of Air Navigation in a clear and thorough manner. Numerous exercises give the student an admirable training in all the problems that confront the aviator. An outstanding feature of the book is a specially prepared chart for use in working out the exercises. The book meets all the needs of the Royal Air Force, and will serve equally well for beginners who have civil aviation in view." Very light browning to edges of text block with a few tiny foxing marks, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, minor edge wear. Dust jacket has light browning on spine and flap-folds, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, minor edge wear, writing indentations on front panel. Very Good/Good.
Keywords: Navigation, Navigators, Map Reading, Dead Reckoning, Instruments, Latitude, Longitude, Magnetic North, Velocity, Wind, Winds, Position, Compasses, Altimeter, Atmospheric Pressure, Wireless Signals, Beam, Convergency, Bearings.
Price: US$ 15.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 28184
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