Private Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560279494
Release Date: 2012-07-01
Genre: Study Aids

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under scrutiny. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, including fundamentals of instruction, technical subject areas, an appendix with the latest version of the FAA's Advisory Circular (AC) 61-65, and now including a new chapter on Scenario-Based Training" by Arlynn McMahon (author of "Train Like You Fly")."

Private Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619544598
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Transportation

Updated to reflect vital FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, this indispensable tool prepares private pilots for the "checkride" with an FAA examiner. It answers the most common questions asked by examiners, clarifies the requirements of the written and oral portions, and presents practice questions from the exam with a reference to the specific information source from where the answer may be derived. An appendix with a "Practical Test Checklist" is included. The main body of questions is written in a Q & A format, with the questions that checkride examiners are most likely to ask along with comprehensive, easy-to-remember responses. This guide teaches not only what to expect on the private pilot oral exam, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under the examiner's scrutiny.

Instrument Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560277572
Release Date: 2009-07-01
Genre: Study Aids

Written to help prepare pilot-license applicants for their oral exams with FAA examiners, this manual lists the questions most likely to be asked by examiners and provides succinct responses. This reference teaches applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence when under the examiner’s scrutiny. It also identifies the applicants' strengths, weaknesses, and gaps in their aeronautical knowledge, which increases study efficiency. This study guide is divided into four question-and-answer sections which examine flight planning, departure, en route, and arrival issues. Subtopics covered include preflight action for aircraft, the gyroscopic system, fundamentals of weather, and precision approaches. Revised to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, this book has a new appendix detailing the Instrument Proficiency Check and an Internet element that provides additional tools and resources.

Commercial Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1619540940
Release Date: 2014-04-15
Genre: Study Aids

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under the scrutiny of the FAA Examiner. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the Commercial Pilot oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided in this Commercial edition, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory, procedural, and training changes, including fundamentals of instruction, technical subject areas, an appendix with the latest version of the FAA's Advisory Circular (AC) 61-65. The Eighth Edition contains a new chapter on the currently hot FAA topic of "scenario-based training" (SBT), written by Arlynn McMahon (author of "Train Like You Fly"). It provides insight into these more-complex questions on how to demonstrate one's grasp of the practical application of flight training. Scenario-based questions are now an integral part of FAA Oral & Practical Exams, and FAA examiners are using them more and more often.

Commercial Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1560277963
Release Date: 2010-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

Arranged in a question-and-answer format, a study tool for students and instructors preparing for the checkride or a general refresher.

Helicopter Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Ryan Dale
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 161954010X
Release Date: 2012-10-12
Genre: Study Aids

This indispensable tool prepares helicopter pilots for their one-on-one checkride with an FAA examiner. Answers to the most commonly asked questions, clarification on the requirements of the written and oral portions, and study material for the exam are provided, and topics covered include certification and documents, helicopter flight-controls, weight and balance, and emergency operations. This volume of the Oral Exam Guide Series is intended as a helicopter-specific supplement to—and is meant to be used along with—the corresponding Oral Exam Guide book for Private, Instrument, Commercial, CFI, or ATP, depending on the specific license the applicant is testing for. The material is presented in a question-and-answer format, providing the questions the FAA checkride examiners are most likely to ask along with comprehensive, easy-to-remember responses. This guide teaches not only what to expect on the helicopter pilot oral exam, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under the examiner’s scrutiny.

Multi Engine Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619544628
Release Date: 2017-07-11
Genre: Transportation

Study guide to help applicants pass the required FAA Oral & Practical Exam to obtain a pilot's license or advanced rating. It is like a preview of the FAA exam (or "checkride"), which is required by the FAA for all pilot license applicants, to be given by a checkride instructor, one-on-one with the student. Written for candidate pilots learning the basics associated with the license they seek, and for those getting ready to take their checkride, as well as licensed pilots who need a brush-up before their flight review. The oral and practical tests are required by the FAA for obtaining pilot licenses to fly, so these Oral Exam Guide books are indispensable to students pursuing pilot licenses. Additional study questions are included at the conclusion of each chapter to further aid learning. Answers were researched using FAA documents as well as interviews with FAA examiners, and are supported by references throughout so readers know where they can go to learn more. Also includes an Applicant's Practical Test Checklist, a handy reminder sheet for what to take with you and how to prepare for the day of the oral exam and checkride. Also by Michael Hayes: Private Oral Exam Guide, Instrument Oral Exam Guide, Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam Guide, Multi-Engine Oral Exam Guide, and Flight Instructor Oral Exam Guide.

Instrument Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619545985
Release Date: 2017-08-08
Genre: Transportation

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) administers oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review. These exam guides teach applicants not only what to expect, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence under the scrutiny of the FAA Examiner. In this series, the most consistent questions asked in each exam are provided in a question-and-answer format, with information sources for further study. Applicants facing the Instrument Rating oral exams will benefit from the topics discussed and the further study materials provided in this Instrument edition, which have been updated to reflect important FAA regulatory and procedural changes, including new or updated "Airman Certification Standards" technical subject areas. Also contains a chapter on the currently hot topic of "scenario-based training" (SBT), written by Arlynn McMahon (author of "Train Like You Fly"). It provides insight into these more-complex questions on how to demonstrate one's grasp of the practical application of flight training. Scenario-based questions are now an integral part of FAA Oral & Practical Exams, and FAA examiners are using them more and more often.

Practical Guide to the Private Pilot Checkride

Author: Gregg Brightwell
Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics
ISBN: 1619541955
Release Date: 2014-12
Genre: Transportation

"Earning a Private Pilot certificate is challenging and involves an immense amount of training, studying, preparation, and dedication. The Private Pilot applicant will be tested using the appropriate FAA Practical Test Standards (PTS). These standards cover the expectations and tolerances that must be met to earn the Private Pilot Certificate. So as you begin to prepare for your practical test, where do you start? How do you organize and prioritize all your ground school information? Designed as a study guide, this book answers these questions and more -- it clarifies in "plain language" exactly what student pilots must know and demonstrate during the oral portion of the FAA Practical Exam, eliminating any surprise about examiner expectations. Incorporated with the specific task elements from the Practical Test Standards, the concise information fills the gap between ground school textbook learning and practical application, resulting in better-prepared applicants. Even the most dedicated private pilot applicant can become overwhelmed with the sheer volume of information and knowledge that must be mastered. This book will help you prioritize this information, consolidating thousands of pages of guidance materials into language you can understand, remember, and quickly reference. Also, it includes the Private Pilot Practical Test Standards (Airplane, Single-Engine) as an appendix, and space is provided for you to take notes--this book is the ultimate study guide for the checkride. Other books in The Practical Exam Guide Series, by Gregg Brightwell: The Practical Guide to the CFI Checkride"--Provided by publisher.

Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam Guide

Author: Michael D. Hayes
Publisher: Oral Exam Guide
ISBN: 1619546205
Release Date: 2018-01-09
Genre: Transportation

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires oral as well as written exams for pilot certification and flight review, and this guide teaches applicants not only what to expect on the test, but also how to exhibit subject mastery and confidence while under tough examiner scrutiny. In this test-preparation guide, the most frequently asked questions on the Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam and their answers are provided along with sources for further study. License applicants who must pass this exam will benefit from the additional materials in this updated edition, including the latest FAA information and procedures that pilots need in order to be current with all FAA regulations. All the subjects an ATP candidate will be tested on during checkrides, career interviews, and aircraft transition rides are covered. Chapters are dedicated to turbine aircraft theory, performance and limitations, airline operational procedures, aeronautical decision making (ADM) and crew resource management (CRM), regulations, and instrument procedures. The book concludes with appendices with the questions and answers candidates can expect on an airline-type checkride concerning aircraft systems and limitations, specific to the Beechcraft 1900C aircraft, so pilots can learn the basic components and principles for the type of turboprop aircraft found in many of today's regional airline fleets. This section may also be used as a workbook, with space provided so readers can reference their airplane operating manual to fill in the blanks to the same questions asked about the BE1900C. Also, a new appendix has been added, the FAA's "ATP Airplane/Multi-engine Applicant Qualifications Job Aid" table to help candidates figure out what they need to fill requirements.

Private Pilot Checkride Preparation and Study Guide

Author: Virgil Royer
Publisher:
ISBN: 152028795X
Release Date: 2017-01-02
Genre:

Private Pilot Checkride (Preparation and Study Guide) is a concise outline of the practical exam under the new ACS. This book outlines the basic flow of the private pilot checkride, then goes into greater detail with regard to specific areas students struggle when studying. Easy to memorize charts and informative pictures and lists are sure to help you be better prepared for your checkride and ease your anxiety at the same time. The weather section can also be used as a refresher when decoding standard weather briefings after you earn your private pilot license.

Checkride Prep

Author: Miguel Puente
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 149219980X
Release Date: 2013-08-15
Genre: Education

Checkrides carry a variety of questions, and choosing the right study guide is a key element to successfully passing the oral portion with confidence and ease. Why spend countless of hours and spend hundreds of dollars with a flight instructor when you can just as effectively use Checkride Prep? From basic regulations to advanced weather theory, all the knowledge required to pass the FAA Checkride Oral is effectively explained in this easy-to-read book. Checkride Prep was developed by flight instructors who are dedicated to developing enhanced training aids for all types of pilots. Try Checkride Prep and gain the confidence knowledge and confidence needed to pass your checkride!

Private Pilot Test Prep 2018

Author:
Publisher: Test Prep
ISBN: 1619545209
Release Date: 2017-08-16
Genre: Transportation

Pilot license candidates studying for the Private and Recreational Pilot FAA Knowledge Exam will find sample questions for every question in the Federal Aviation Administration exam database along with their answers and explanations. Questions from the exam are arranged by subject category, with each section prefaced by text introducing the subject matter and accompanied by specific study material. Each question is followed by the answer, an explanation of the answer, and a Learning Statement Code for further study in FAA materials. Updates are provided to account for FAA test-question changes throughout the publication year via the ASA website or e-mail alerts. Up-to-date basics on aerodynamics, engine operation, flight instruments, performance, radio navigation, and meteorology are among the subjects covered in this study aid. Includes softcover book and computer testing supplement.

Far aim 2018

Author: Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc. Staff
Publisher: Far/Aim
ISBN: 161954556X
Release Date: 2017-09-12
Genre: Transportation

ASA has built a reputation for providing the aviation community with the most accurate and reliable FAR/AIM products available. The 2017 FAR/AIM book continues this tradition, containing complete and up-to-date information from Titles 14 and 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 and 49 CFR) pertinent to General Aviation, Sport Pilots and Flight Instructors, combined with the Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM), and a free email subscription service for you to receive updated information as it is released by the FAA. Convenient handbook-sized 6" x 9" format; see backcover copy and table of contents for more details. ASA's FAR/AIM Series has been the standard for printed reference books containing the aviation industry's regulations for more than 30 years. ASA consolidates the FAA regulations and procedures into easy-to-use reference manuals full of information pertinent to pilots, flight crew, and aviation maintenance technicians.

Rod Machado s Private Pilot Handbook

Author: Rod Machado
Publisher:
ISBN: 0963122991
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Transportation

Learn everything you need for the FAA private pilot exam, biennial flight reviews, and updating and refreshing your knowledge.