From the Ground Up-Canada’s primary aeronautical ground school reference manual for Private Pilot’s License.
For over 70 years, the content of From the Ground Up has stood as a literary benchmark for the teaching of the wide range of elements and also complexities intrinsic in the challenging activity of learning how to fly. With its progressing versions, lots of generations of readers have actually been challenged by the concepts and theories that call for thorough understanding ahead of the desired hours of flying satisfaction that are the ultimate objective of all who look for to make their wings and increase their understanding of trip concept and also method. The material of From the Ground Up could, sometimes, appear negative as well as complex however the pathway to discovering the principles of aeronautics is one that reaps considerably in the method of personal reward for all who accomplish their goals in understanding. Undoubtedly, it was deliberately that its original author, "Sandy" A. F. MacDonald – a male acknowledged as a "father" of what still stands today as the conventional curriculum for ground college instruction – designed this training guidebook to be comprehensive and also present while sharing its material in such a method as to improve the reader's understanding of the written word. Not one to allow his substantial encounter to enable foregone conclusions, his careful care in the development of From the Ground Up has ended up being the trademark for its prevalent use and also regard as the referral handbook of selection in hundreds of flying schools throughout Canada as well as worldwide. All chapters are current in the latest technological as well as legal aeronautical issues and cover such subjects as The Airplane, Theory of Flight, Aero Engines, Aeronautical Rules & Procedures, Aviation Weather, Navigation, Radio & Radio Navigation, Airmanship, Human Factors, as well as Air Safety. From scratch additionally includes a comprehensive index, glossary and also practice evaluation.