ERIC Number: ED083461
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Private and Commercial Pilot; Heliocoptor. Flight Test Guide, Part 61 Revised, AC 61-59.
Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC. Flight Standards Service.
This flight test guide assists the applicant and his instructor in preparing for the Private or Commercial Pilot Rotocraft Certificate with Helicopter Rating under Part 61 (revised) of Federal Aviation Regulations. It contains information and guidance concerning the pilot operations, procedures, and maneuvers relevant to the flight test required for those certificates. Preflight operations, airport and traffic pattern operations, straight and level flight, climbs, descents and turns, normal and crosswind takeoffs and landings (commercial), hovering, maneuvering by ground references and air taxiing, rapid descent with power and recovery (commercial), high altitude takeoffs, roll-on landings and rapid decelerations, cross-country flight operations, and emergency operations are outlined. A suggested flight test checklist is included. (KP)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (Stock Number 5007-00209, $0.55)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC. Flight Standards Service.