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ASA Private Pilot Kit - Part 61

   

  Private Pilot Manual
The Private Pilot Manual is your primary source for initial study and review on your journey to becoming a private pilot. The intuitive organization and colorful presentation of the manual helps you learn quickly from the start. The text contains complete and concise explanations of the fundamental concepts every private pilot needs to know, with the subjects arranged in a logical manner that builds upon previously introduced topics. You can expand your knowledge of specific subjects and the world of aviation by exploring the Discovery Insets strategically placed throughout the chapters. To help you understand how your mind and body function during flight, human factors principles are presented in Human Element Insets. Throughout the manual, concepts that directly relate to FAA test questions are described in FAA Question Insets. To help you review material more effectively, key terms are highlighted throughout the text and listed at the end of each section along with a checklist that summarizes important concepts. Additionally, you can evaluate your understanding of material by completing the associated questions found at the end of each section.

►  Private Pilot Maneuvers Manual
This Private Pilot Maneuvers manual uses step-by-step procedure descriptions and over 100 full-color figures to help you visualize and understand each maneuver you perform in the airplane. Skill Enhancement Insets provide expanded instructional guidance, helpful hints, explanations of common errors, and rules of thumb that can help you perform each maneuver precisely the first time. To prepare for your private pilot checkride, you can refer to the associated FAA practical test standards presented with each maneuver description. In addition, exercises allow you to evaluate your understanding of the maneuvers. For easy reference, the maneuvers are numbered and grouped into categories based on similar operational characteristics. The spiral-bound design allows the manual to lay flat for ease of study and instruction, whether you are on the ground or in flight.

►  Private Pilot FAA Practical Test Guide
This valuable study guide helps you successfully prepare for your private pilot airplane single-engine land (ASEL) practical test by providing explanations of the tasks you are required to perform, as well as typical questions the FAA examiner might ask. The chapters cover all 12 areas of operation included in the FAA Practical Test Standards (PTS), and a reprint of the applicable portions of the PTS can be found at the beginning of each task. The three-hole punched, perforated pages allow you to remove and study selected sections effectively, and a unique sliding mask can be used for self-testing. A complete reprint of the FAA Private Pilot Single-Engine Land and Sea PTS is also included.

►   Private Pilot Airmen Knowledge Guide
 This test guide contains all of the FAA recreational and private pilot airplane knowledge test questions, along with the correct answers, detailed explanations, and study references. Subject areas are organized by topic and coordinated with the Private Pilot Manual. The three-hole punched, perforated pages provide flexibility so you can select and remove specific pages for effective study. A unique sliding mask for self-testing, as well as full-color charts identical to those on the FAA test, are included with the test guide.

►   Pre-Solo Written Exam 
This exam is designed to address the aeronautical knowledge subject areas that are required by the Federal Aviation Regulations prior to solo flight, including applicable regulations, local airspace and airport procedures, as well as the flight characteristics and operational limitations of your training airplane.

►   Student Slide-Graphic Computer (E6B)
 Full function, full size. Perfect for the budget-conscious student. Constructed of rugged plasticized composite material. It conforms to the instructions and examples in Jeppesen manuals, workbooks and audiovisual programs. Comes with instruction manual and zip-lock carrying case.

►   PN-1 Navigation Plotter
 The classic opaque background allows easy identification of WAC and Sectional chart scales. The laminated design protects visibility of printed scales for years to come. The scales are calibrated in statute and nautical miles. Size: 12-1/4 x 4 inches

►   Pilot Logbook
 Designed for lifetime durability, this 96-page permanent record offers large flight time category spaces, arranged according to FAA regulations. Its become the standard of the industry. Its printed on -easy-eye- green pages that resist -bleed through-, and bound with a high quality, scuff-resistant cover.

►   FAR/AIM Manual - Paper 
An excellent study or reference source, the new, larger format includes 14 CFR 135 with complete pilot/controller glossary. Changes are conveniently indicated. Including FAR Parts 1, 43, 61, 67, 71, 73, 91, 97, 119, 133, 135, 141, 142, HMR 175 and NTSB 830, the FAR/AIM uses special study lists to direct students to the appropriate FARs. You can check students' understanding of FARs with exercise questions tailored for private, instrument, commercial, and helicopter.

►   Student Kit Bag
 Note this bag contain all of your private pilot training materials, it is also an excellent first flight bag. Numerous outside pockets help you organize such essential items as your charts, flight computer, fuel tester, plotter, and flashlight, as well as pens and pencils, while a convenient double zipper opening provides easy access to flight materials inside the bag. Carry your supplies in comfort with the wide removable shoulder strap. Reinforced bottom. Constructed with durable PVC backed 600 denier poly.

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►  Introductory Discovery Flight

A thirty (30) minute "hands on" discovery flight of the surrounding area for those attending the current Ground School Session.

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If the student DOES NOT attend the ground school session, a fee of $110.00 will be billed for the Introductory Discovery Flight.