AFE Pilot's Guide, Cessna 172
The AFE Cessna C172 Pilot Guide is one of the best selling aircraft guides. AFE Pilot’s Guides are the standard reference for any pilot of one
of these popular aircraft and helicopter types – whether learning
to fly, converting onto type, becoming a club pilot or considering
becoming an owner.
Each book describes its subject aircraft or
helicopter type in detail including construction features; equipment
and systems descriptions and operation; limitations; handling;
expanded checklist; weight & balance; performance calculations
etc. There are also supplements and appendices on important
related subjects such as carburettor icing, use of
the mixture control, performance, conversions,
crosswind calculation and much more.
Guide is based on practical operating and ownership
experience – the good and the not-so-good –
including those aspects of each type’s operation that
the manufacturer won’t always want to tell you
about in the POH/FM.
Illustrated throughout with
drawings, graphs, charts and photographs, the Pilot’s
Guide series are also required reading for anyone taking
the PPL Skill Test in one of these aircraft types.
• Based on manufacture’s publications, service
letters, official safety advice etc.
• Shows how to get the best from the Pilot
Operating Handbook / Flight Manual (POH/FM)
• Systems and construction features described in
• Carb. Icing, use of mixture control and performance
• Includes details ‘check A’ ‘pre-flight inspection’
• Over 95,000 copies in print!
Cessna 172 Pilot’s Guide