Re: Books to recommend??

From:         spanman@PrimeNet.Com ()
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Date:         01 Jun 95 05:00:56 
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Ken Funk <> wrote:

> (David Kelly) wrote:
>> ... I just finished reading the book "Airport" by James Kaplan
>> and enjoyed it very much... Can anyone in this newsgroup recommend any
>> similar books...

>heartily recommend _Flying the Big Jets_, third edition, by Stanley
>Stewart (1992, Specialty Press, ISBN 0-933424-46-9)......

I'd also recommend "Handling the Big Jets" by D.P. Davies, 3rd edition
(1971), published by the British CAA.   A bit dated, but an excellent
primer on civil  jet transport operations.

Don Steinman
Capt. B757, America West Airlines
Don Steinman