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Test flying the BAe 'Whisper Jet'
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
American readers will be familiar with the BAe 146 especially the series 100 and 200 airplanes that were once very popular in Orange County due to their low noise credentials. At London City Airport they were the fist jet granted CAA clearance for the London docklands airport. At this time Britain's last and most successful passenger jet - a History by a man who was there me - at Hatfield Herts UK
Qantas Australian State Airline
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Qantas was formed in 1919 operating a single Avro-504K n Queensland, since Qantas became the national flag carrier and today operates yje latest Boeing 747 Jumbo Jets and the Airbus A380 'Super Jumbo'. with its 'flying kangaroo emblem Qantas was one of the few airlines to manufacture their own airplanes when they undertook assembly of the DH.50 in 1926.
Having Fun over Bristol, World Capital of Hot Air Ballooning
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Series: Photo Albums, Book 9. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A hot air balloon ride over Bristol including forty panoramic, colour photographs. Taking-off in the early morning from Ashton Court Estate, west of the city and landing near Pucklechurch to the east, our flight lasted for about 1 hour and was wonderful value-for-money.
Save Airline Travel Costs: Five Mistakes to Avoid & Travel Smart
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You set the price! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
This book is for the "Infrequent flyer". Chapters cover the new passengers rights for 2012, airline industry news and when is the best time to shop for ticket bargains. Also covered is where to search for best ticket pricing and how to be "bumped to first class". This book is designed to save you money on travel and has a link to a free travel planner spreadsheet download.
Domestic and International Traveler's Survival Guide: How To Interact With TSA, Customs, Immigration and Other Federal Officers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
When you leave the comfort of your home to travel by air either on a domestic or international flight, your plans should be met with ease and comfort. People travel for all types of reasons such as work, pleasure, sickness and even death. But nowadays if you don’t understand your rights or government regulations, it can be a very painful time for you and your family.
DEAD TIRED – Pilot Fatigue – Aviation's Insidious Killer
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You set the price! Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
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Dead Tired is written by a retired commercial pilot who spent far too much time in the cockpit in a state of “dead tired.” A few of his personal sleep deprivation anecdotes are related in the book. However, the primary theme is an in-depth view of the current issue of cockpit fatigue and the FAA’s severely belated response to a serious aviation safety problem. The cumbersome interaction of the...