The Flight Navigator Handbook provides information on all phases of air navigation. It is a source of reference for navigators and navigator students. This handbook explains how to measure, chart the earth, and use flight instruments to solve basic navigation problems. It also contains data pertaining to flight publications, preflight planning, in-flight procedures, and low altitude navigation. A listing of references and supporting information used in this publication is at Appendix A; mathematical formulas to use as an aid in preflight and in-flight computations are at Appendix B; chart and navigation symbols are at Appendix C.; and a Celestial Computation Sheet is at Appendix D. Modifications: Added chapter bookmarks and removed unused blank pages. THIS MANUAL IS A PUBLIC DOMAIN WORK OF THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT. THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE FOLLOWING LINK: http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/A triangle on the celestial sphere bounded by the observera#39;s celestial meridian, the vertical circle, and the hour circle through the ... air data computer or altitude computer) but which, in case of failure or by manual selection, can revert to a pneumatic drive. ... Indicated altitude corrected for instrument and installation errors.
|Title||:||Flight Navigator Handbook|
|Author||:||Federal Aviation Administration, US Department of Transportation|
|Publisher||:||/r/flying Publishing Services - 2011-06-01|