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The Resource Cockpit confidential : everything you need to know about air travel : questions, answers, & reflections, Patrick Smith

Cockpit confidential : everything you need to know about air travel : questions, answers, & reflections, Patrick Smith

Label
Cockpit confidential : everything you need to know about air travel : questions, answers, & reflections
Title
Cockpit confidential
Title remainder
everything you need to know about air travel : questions, answers, & reflections
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"For millions of people, travel by air is a confounding, uncomfortable, and even fearful experience. Patrick Smith, airline pilot and author of the web's popular Ask the Pilot feature, separates the fact from fallacy and tells you everything you need to know..."--Cover, p. [4]
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Patrick
Dewey number
387.7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Air travel
  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Airlines
Label
Cockpit confidential : everything you need to know about air travel : questions, answers, & reflections, Patrick Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: The Painter's Brush -- Plane Truth : Things about Wings and Why Knots -- Elements of Unease : Turbulence, Windshear, Weather, and Worry -- What Goes Up : Takeoffs, Landings, and the Mysterious Between -- Flying for a Living : The Awe and Odd of a Life Aloft -- En Route : Life in the Cabin -- Must Come Down : Disasters, Mishaps, and Fatuous Flights of Fancy -- The Airlines We Love to Hate -- How to Speak Airline : A Glossary for Travelers
Control code
sky254642015
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 303 pages
Isbn
9781402280917
Lccn
2013001395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Label
Cockpit confidential : everything you need to know about air travel : questions, answers, & reflections, Patrick Smith
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: The Painter's Brush -- Plane Truth : Things about Wings and Why Knots -- Elements of Unease : Turbulence, Windshear, Weather, and Worry -- What Goes Up : Takeoffs, Landings, and the Mysterious Between -- Flying for a Living : The Awe and Odd of a Life Aloft -- En Route : Life in the Cabin -- Must Come Down : Disasters, Mishaps, and Fatuous Flights of Fancy -- The Airlines We Love to Hate -- How to Speak Airline : A Glossary for Travelers
Control code
sky254642015
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 303 pages
Isbn
9781402280917
Lccn
2013001395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.

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