TEST PILOT 1001. Things You Thought. You Knew About Aviation.
Regarding his choice of questions for the Test Pilot column material, Barry Schiff asserts, If the answer isnt surprising, educational, or entertaining, I dont want it Schiff is on a continuous quest for aviation knowledgeand the flight instructor in him wants to share it.
Organized into eight chapters, the book presents fun facts on the following subjects: History, Piloting, Navigation, Weather, Aircraft, Airlines and Military, Facts of Flight, Procedures and Regulations.
Through multiple choice, true/false, fill-in-the-blank, mix-and-match, and essay questions, the reader is challenged to derive the answer before finding it at the end of the chapter.
A true aviation buff, the author teaches new information, clarifies points commonly misunderstood, and provides a wealth of knowledge on the aviation industry. Illustrated throughout with unique and entertaining photographs from Barry Schiffs own collection.