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Airside Programs and Library Services: Books

Library resources supporting Cardiovascular Technology, Radiography, and Diagnostic Medical Sonography programs at Polk State College, as well as information about the Airside Library.

Aerospace books at Airside Library

Polk State College Aerospace Collection


Brown, G.N. & Holt, M. J. (2006). The turbine pilot’s flight manual, 2nd Ed. Newcastle, WA: Aviation Supplies & Academics

Campbell, R.D. & Bagshaw, M. (2002). Human performance and limitations in aviation, 3rd ed. Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press.

Cannon, J. R. & Richey, F.D. (2012). Practical applications in business aviation management. Lanham: Scarecrow Press.

Charles, M.M. (2005). Artful flying. Erie, CO: Artful Publishing.

Dole, C.E. (1994). Flight theory for pilots, 4th Ed. Englewood, CO: Jeppesen.

Endres, G. & Gething, M. (2007). Jane’s aircraft recognition guide, 5th Ed. Hong Kong: Harper Colins.

Federal Aviation Administration. (2012). FAA Aeronautical chart user’s guide, 10th ed. Newcastle, WA: Aviation Supplies & Academics.

Gann, E.K. (1961). Fate is the hunter. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Hurt, H.H. (2012). Aerodynamics for naval aviators. New York, NY: Skyhorse Publishing.

Jensen, R.S. (1995). Pilot judgement and crew resource management. Burlington, VT: Ashgate.

Kern, T. (1997). Redefining airmanship. New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

Kern, T. (1998). Flight discipline. New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

Kern, T. (2009). Blue threat: Why to err is inhuman. Colorado Springs, CO: Pygmy Books.

Kern, T. (2011). Going pro: The deliberate practice of professionalism. Colorado Springs, CO: Pygmy Books.

Kroemer, K.H. (2008). Fitting the human: Introduction to ergonomics, 6th ed. New York: CRC Press.

Langewiesche, W. (1972). Stick & rudder. New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

Lombardo, D. (1993). Advanced aircraft systems. New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

Robson, D. (2000). Skydancing. Newcastle: WA: Aviation Supplies & Academics.

Speciale, R.C. (2006). Fundamentals of aviation law. New York: McGraw Hill.

Webb, J & Walker, B. (2006). Fly the wing. Newcastle, WA: Aviation Supplies & Academics.

Wild, T. W. (2008). Transport category aircraft systems, 3rd Ed. Englewood, CO: Jeppesen.

Williams, J. (1997). The weather book. New York: Vintage Books.

Wood, R.H. & Sweginnis, R.W. (2006). Aircraft accident investigation, 2nd ed. Casper, WY: Endeavor Books.

Young, S.B. & Wells, A.T. (2011). Airport planning & management. New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

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