Re: Books to recommend??

Organization: University Of Toledo
Date:         01 Jun 95 05:00:57 
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  or MIME structure (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...

If you are interested in actual aircraft operations, try _Fly the Wing_
by Jim Webb (Iowa State University Press, ISBN 0-8138-0545-7).

It is an Excellent book.  Written from an operational viewpoint of a
DC-9 (without doubt the worlds BEST short haul airliner).  Starting
with a "new-hire" co-pilot outlook all the way to Cat II approaches.

I used it as an additional source of information for my oral, when
upgrading to captain in the DC-9.