Books in category Transportation – Aviation

  • Buying the Big Jets

    Buying the Big Jets
    Paul Clark

    This third edition brings the picture fully up to date, representing the latest developments in aircraft products and best practice in airline fleet planning techniques.

  • Airline Deregulation and Laissez faire Mythology

    Airline Deregulation and Laissez-faire Mythology
    Paul Stephen Dempsey, Andrew R. Goetz

    Assessed are (1) the airlines, their corporate cultures, and the men who lead them, (2) free market economic theory and the political movement for deregulation, (3) the impact of deregulation on safety, service, concentration, and pricing, …

  • Innovation and the Development of Flight

    Innovation and the Development of Flight
    Roger D. Launius

    This volume moves beyond a focus on the artifact to emphasize the broader role of the airplane and, more importantly, the entire technological system.

  • On Canadian Wings

    On Canadian Wings
    Peter Pigott

    Be prepared to soar!

  • Securing the Future of U S Air Transportation

    Securing the Future of U.S. Air Transportation:
    Studies and Information Services, Committee on Aeronautics Research and Technology for Vision 2050, Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board, Transportation Research Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council

    That all changed on 9/11, and demand for air transportation has not yet returned to peak levels. Most U.S. airlines continue to struggle for survival, and some have filed for bankruptcy.

  • Seemà nnische Gebrauchsknoten Unterweisung Hafenschiffer in

    Seemännische Gebrauchsknoten (Unterweisung Hafenschiffer / -in)
    Markus Beer

    Seemännischen Gebrauchsknoten kommt auch in der modernen Seefahrt eine herausragende Bedeutung zu.

  • Modelling and Control of Mini Flying Machines

    Modelling and Control of Mini-Flying Machines
    Pedro Castillo Garcia, Rogelio Lozano, Alejandro Enrique Dzul

    The rapid development of control technology has an impact on all areas of the control discipline. The series offers an opportunity for researchers to present an extended exposition of new work in all aspects of industrial control.

  • Multimodal Safety Management and Human Factors

    Multimodal Safety Management and Human Factors
    José M. Anca

    Safety scientists, human factor industry practitioners, change management advocates, educators and students of SMS and HF will find this book extremely relevant and challenging.

  • Understanding Air France 447

    Understanding Air France 447
    Bill Palmer

    Written by A330 Captain, Bill Palmer, this book opens to understanding the actions of the crew, how they failed to understand and control the problem, and how the airplane works and the part it played. All in easy to understand terms.

  • Just a Liverpudlian

    Just a Liverpudlian
    Allan Francis Scott

    This is a collection of varied stories starting in 1938 and ending in 1996.Having a father who was a drummer led Allan in this direction.

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