Books tagged: pilot

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Dogfight!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this short story, Jack is a World War II fighter pilot and Mr. West is a cancer patient. Both are in the fight of their lives as this story jumps from the consciousness of both men as they face their demons.
The Daniels Dynasty: A Journey Toward Light Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When you have a family of high achievers expecting you to be the same, you may succumb to following along without examining your own thoughts. Those thoughts may have an unpredictable life of their own.
A Life of Flight: One Pilot's Story, from Piper Cubs to 747s and Beyond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Pilot Bob Gartshore’s 42-year flying career spanned a period of rapid aviation development - from fabric-covered Piper Cubs with a little 65-hp engine to Boeing 747s with four engines developing some 240,000 pounds of thrust. He logged over 21,000 hours in the cockpit, flying to six continents - freight, charter and scheduled runs - for the RCAF, CPA, Wardair, and Canadian Airlines.
Fume Event Aviation's Biggest Lie
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
This is a documentary and exposé of my own personal journey as well as that of fellow co-workers who have dealt with the deception, lies, collusion and retaliation after encountering a 'fume event'.
Aviation secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Aviation secrets. Interesting facts and funny short stories taken from the real-life experiences of a flight attendant.
Sadie's Wings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,200. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mandy Bolton's life is consumed with others and she keeps her dreams small-town. Her best friend is an elderly dementia patient she visits nicknamed “Sadie” who claims to have been a Women’s "WASP" Pilot during World War II. God and her friend Sadie seem to have different plans for her life when she crosses paths with Luke Bradford, a former fighter pilot and unconventional new pastor.
Collisions: How to Avoid Them, First Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
The International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 1972 (COLREGs) are the foundations upon which safe navigation and conduct of vessels are built. Designed specifically for use on ships' bridges, this guide is intended to provide practical advice to all watchkeepers, from cadets to masters and inspecting officers, on the key collision avoidance rules.
Rocks and Hard Places: How to Avoid Them, First Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Vessels running aground or colliding with fixed or floating objects (FFO) are among the most high profile and costly of all maritime accidents. This guide is designed to bring to the attention of ship's masters and officers the key contributory factors in groundings and FFO incidents, and how to avoid them.
The Career Cost: Does It Pay for a Military Pilot to Leave the Service for the Airlines? Aviation Retention, Military Compensation, Flight Pay, Allowance for Housing, Subsistence, Airline Compensation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines military and airline compensation for pilots. The military is experiencing a pilot retention problem that is getting worse.
The Silvers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
B, captain of the mission, doesn’t believe that the “Silvers” are intelligent, and lets his crew experiment on them. But then he bonds with Imms, who seems different from the others—interested in learning, intrigued by human feelings. And B realizes that capturing, studying, and killing this planet’s natives has done incalculable damage.