Scenario-Based Training with X-Plane and Microsoft Flight Simulator
Using PC-Based Flight Simulations Based on FAA-Industry Training Standards
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: December 2011
Pages: 624

Watch your flight training program take off

You want to learn to fly. While there's no substitute for aqualified instructor and practice in a real airplane, PC-basedsimulations can help you develop the skills that build confidence.When you work through this book's scenario-based exercises usingeither X-Plane or Microsoft Flight Simulator, you'll be betterprepared for certification as a private pilot with an instrumentrating. You're also going to have a lot of fun.

Scenario-Based Training is an interactive, guided tour throughthe process of learning to think like a pilot.

With this book, you can

  • Learn from the FAA/Industry Training Standards (FITS) approachto flight training

  • Explore official pilot handbooks and guides from top aviationtraining and safety experts

  • Perfect fundamental flying skills with real-world scenarios

  • Experience computer equipment and accessories that enhancePC-based flight simulations

  • Find out how to install, set up, and optimize X-Plane andFSX

  • Gain experience dealing with a wide variety of variables,including weather, terrain, airport environments, and equipmentfailures

  • Practice whenever you like

Attention flight instructors and virtual aviators

Scenario-Based Training helps instructors include simulation intraining programs, and it adds a new dimension to virtual flyingfor simulation enthusiasts.

Go to to find resourcesfor setting up and using X-Plane and FSX, situation and flightfiles, official FAA pilot-training handbooks, charts to help youplan your flights, and much more.

Using PC-Based Flight Simulations Based on FAA-Industry TrainingStandards

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