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Squawk 7700
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 142,300. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Squawk 7700 is a timely, eye opening, must read aviation autobiography. My personal experiences as an airline pilot and as acting first officer aboard US Airways Flight 1549 that ditched into the Hudson River, I recommend Squawk 7700 for anyone interested in an aviation career, and mandatory reading for those who fly on our national airline system. Jeff Skiles, First Officer US Airways Flight 1549
Flip the Bird
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,130. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Flip the Bird is a comedic and satirical portrayal by one flight attendant, Derra St. Denis http://www.derrastdenis.com who is privy to behind the scenes grade A dirt! Each group of flights (or pairing) is an episode in this compelling and adventurous aviation story, filled with truth. The type of truth the public never hears, or sees. All the public ever gets to see is smiling, generic faces.
The Empty Carousel a Consumer's Guide to Checked and Carry-on Luggage
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Traveling across the country or around the world hasn't been this difficult since the days of covered wagons and tall masted sailing ships. At least back then it was easier to keep track of your luggage! Focusing specifically on the subject of travel luggage, "The Empty Carousel: A Consumer's Guide to Checked And Carry-on Luggage by Scott T. Mueller is an indispensable travel guide.
Coping With The Cabin: Maintaining Your Comfort, Health and Sanity In-Flight
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Before you can enjoy your holiday, you first need to survive the journey! Small spaces, less than perfect conditions and none of our home comforts are all sent to try us as we taxi down the runway. This pocket guide contains over 50 hints and tips for the airline traveller looking to be healthy, hygienic, comfortable and entertained during their flight.
No Fixed Destination: Eleven Stories of Life, Love, Travel (Townsend 11 Vol 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This collection of 11 personal essays, memoirs, and true stories from Townsend 11, a group of award-winning writers, takes readers on emotional journeys and adventures around the world. If you like to read the stories published in Travelers’ Tales, Lonely Planet, and other creative nonfiction anthologies, you’ll love No Fixed Destination.
Flying With Kids: Safe and Sane Air Travel With Your Baby, Toddler or Young Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
As expats, long haul flights were a frequent part of my daughter's first few years of life. The purpose of this ebook is to share how I plan my flights, what I bring in my carry-on, gear I like, my experiences onboard (keeping kids entertained, food, sleeping), how to cope with jet lag, and more. You will find helpful information here, regardless of how long your flight is.
AirSafe.com Baggage and Security Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bringing together some of the most popular content from the AirSafe.com network of web sites, podcasts, and published articles, this book provides airline passengers with advice on how to deal with many common problems they may face when it comes to dealing with baggage problems, airport security issues, fear of flying, and travel with children.
AirSafe.com Airline Complaint Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,550. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Bringing together information from numerous airlines, government, agencies, and from the AirSafe.com network of web sites, this book provides airline passengers with advice on how effectively complain to their airline or to the TSA when they experience bad service. More importantly, it gives passengers detailed advice on how avoid situations that may lead to a complaint.
Nightmare in the Sky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This is a true story about a non-pilot, Bob, who goes on a flight to search for a downed plane. The pilot passes out, leaving Bob to try to fly the plane.
AirSafe.com Family Air Travel Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Everyone who flies has issues with things like security, baggage, and flight delays, but parents who fly with their children, and children who fly alone, face unique challenges when it comes to those issues, and to family travel issues like diaper changing and rules for unaccompanied minors. This book gives both parents and children plenty of advice on how to handle common air travel problems.