Building on the substantial updating to its design that was introduced during the tenure of the title’s previous edition, From the Ground Up, 30th Edition boasts further upgrades to its abundance of figures and illustrations. Most significantly, hundreds of updates to content have been inserted wherever such amendments have been required. Furthermore, new content on topics not seen before has been added to enhance the scale of readership knowledge.
From the Ground Up, 30th Edition retains its unique interior layout, so designed to render its multi-layered structure easy to follow. Colour-coding of chapter pages make for the pinpointing of subjects easily identifiable. Thus, when delving into the book for quick reference, accessing the topic one seeks is readily improved.
As ever, chapters within the book’s major sections include: The Aeroplane, Theory of Flight, Aero Engines, Aerodromes & Airspace, Air Rules & Procedures, Aviation Weather, Air Navigation Theory, Radio Communications, Radio Navigation, Airmanship, Human Factors, and Air Safety. Updated Appendices include a completely revamped Sample Examination, the customary extensive Glossary, and an expansive and fine-tuned Index.
Investment into improving the flow and organization of subjects as well as the presentation of From the Ground Up’s content is part of Aviation Publishers’ efforts to ensure that From the Ground Up continually remains at the forefront of aeronautical content delivery. This new edition maintains the title’s profile as a recognized source for its acclaimed thoroughness, brought about by its readability, learnedness, and visual appeal.
Aviation Publishers hopes that readers will be satisfied that From the Ground Up remains positioned as the foremost source for aeronautical content worldwide. Further to the latter, continual improvement will remain the focus of Aviation Publishers’ drive to ensure that From the Ground Up progressively evolves with every printing. That’s the Aviation Publishers’ commitment to ensuring that this respected title continues to earn its respected reputation into its ninth decade as a vanguard of the flight-training industry.
Softcover, 8.5" X 11", 403 pages, full-colour