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 www.wiley.com/go/flightsimulatortraining 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