The Principles of Soaring Flight
By (author) Derek Piggott
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Understanding Gliding by Derek Piggott
Book DescriptionIn the fourth edition of this classic work on the subject, Derek passes on yet more of his comprehensive knowledge of the sport. He presents the basic principles of gliding in a style any pilot can easily understand. For those who would like to impove their glliding performance as pilots, this book comes highly recommended.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780713661477
(230mm x 189mm x 13mm)
Imprint: A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 31-May-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Derek Piggott
Understanding Flying Weather, Paperback (September 2004)
Derek Piggott's introduction to meteorology for glider and light aeroplane pilots. In simple and accessible terms it explains how atmospheric phenomena can be used to improve flying performance and to make flying both economical and enjoyable.
Beginning Gliding, Paperback (May 2002)» View all books by Derek Piggott
This manual is intended for budding and improving glider pilots and as a resource for gliding instructors. It views the whole process from the perspective of a beginner.
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Author Biography - Derek Piggott
Derek Piggott MBE spent 30 years as the Chief Instructor at the Lasham Gliding Centre, and has, over the years, introduced thousands of people to the joys of silent flight. He is a keen instructor and continues to be an active competitor in gliding competitions.
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