Instrument Flying Handbook (8083-15B) and Instrument Procedures Handbook (8083-16) packaged together for greater cost savings. The Instrument Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-15B) is the FAA's primary pilot resource for instrument flight rules (IFR) covering whatever essential to running an airplane in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC) or without referral to outside visuals, relying entirely on the information gleaned from the cockpit. Readers will discover chapters on the national airspace system, the air traffic control service system, human factors, aerodynamics, flight instruments, flight maneuvers for IFR operations, navigation, emergency situation operations, as well as helicopter operations and more. The FAA's Instrument Procedures Handbook (FAA-H-8083-16) is an indispensable resource for instrument-rated pilots. This handbook supersedes FAA-H-8261-1A, dated 2007. Developed as a technical referral for all pilots who run under instrument flight rules (IFR) in the National Airspace system (NAS), the Instrument Procedures Handbook expands and updates information contained in the FAA-H-8083-15B, Instrument Flying Handbook, and introduces innovative information for IFR operations. Instrument flight trainers, instrument pilots, and instrument students will also discover this handbook a valuable resource given that it is utilized as a recommendation for the Airline Transport Pilot and Instrument Knowledge Tests and for the Practical Test Standards. It also provides detailed coverage of instrument charts and treatments including IFR launch, departure, en path, arrival, technique, and landing. Security information covering appropriate topics such as runway incursion, land and hold brief operations, managed flight into terrain, and human factors concerns also are consisted of.
Readers will find chapters on the national airspace system, the air traffic control system, human factors, aerodynamics, flight instruments, flight maneuvers for IFR operations, navigation, emergency operations, as well as helicopter operations and more.