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This textbook is for anyone interested in pursuing and obtaining a
Remote Pilot certificate, which is required in order to operate drones
for commercial use. With a friendly and readable style, the authors
cover all of the details involved in becoming a competent, responsible,
and safe remote pilot, opening up tremendous opportunities for flying
increasingly affordable and sophisticated small unmanned aircraft
An FAA Knowledge Exam is a requirement for earning a Remote Pilot
certificate. The Complete Remote Pilot is designed to not only prepare
you for the exam but to teach you about how UAS fly, their components
and systems, and the aeronautical knowledge required to fly these
systems in the same airspace as large commercial jets. This book covers
specifics on the language of drones, regulations, airspace and
navigation, airport and off-airport operations, radio communication
procedures, weather, aerodynamics and aircraft performance, emergency
procedures, human factors, maintenance, and preflight inspection
The required aeronautical knowledge is augmented with specific
tips and techniques, checklists and mnemonic devices, and sound advice
from personal experience. You’ll benefit from the review questions for
each chapter similar to the type found on the FAA test, a comprehensive
glossary, and index. This practical application of the knowledge needed
to pass the FAA Exam is not available in any other book! You will gain
the knowledge needed to pass the test and understand how to operate
safely as a remote pilot in the U.S. National Airspace System.
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