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VFR Pilot Communications

Every pilot worries about communications. Now you can sound like a seasoned pro with Sporty’s interactive iPhone/iPad app! Using a visual menu system, ...

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Every pilot worries about communications. Now you can sound like a seasoned pro with Sporty’s interactive iPhone/iPad app! Using a visual menu system, VFR Communications is broken down into 8 subject areas and 23 individual HD video segments. Based on Sporty’s 50 years of aviation education experience, the VFR Communications app contains over 60 minutes of engaging 3D animations, in-flight video and real-world communication scenarios. • Covers all types of communications, including Air Traffic Control, non-tower fields, and emergency situations • Detailed scenarios cover every aspect of both arriving and departing Class B, C and D airspace • Learn all about en route communications, including how to get Flight Following with ATC • Hear pilots making real communications, enhanced with detailed graphics and audio transcriptions • Special section covers non-standard communications that you’ll hear in the real world--know what to expect after your checkride Included is a review quiz based on content from the videos. After finishing the questions you’ll receive instant feedback on your score and be able to review missed questions. There’s even a way to quickly review the video segment from which the question is based! Also included is a useful VFR Communications Quick Reference Guide. This practical guide provides pertinent info for VFR pilots, including step-by-step instructions on how to arrive and depart from tower-controlled airports, FSS communications, lost communication procedures, ATC light gun signals and an overview of the phonetic alphabet. The VFR Communications video segments cover the following topics: • Intro / General Information -- Introduction -- Radio Phraseology -- Tips for Good Communication • Non-Tower Field Communications -- Arriving at a Non-Tower Field -- Departing a Non-Tower Field • En Route Communications -- VFR Flight Plans -- En Route Flight Advisory Service (EFAS) -- Hazardous In-Flight Weather Advisory Service (HIWAS) -- ATC Flight Following • Non-Standard Communications -- Radio Phraseology Variations -- Understanding IFR Pilots -- Communication Shorthands • Class D Airport Operations -- Understanding ATIS -- Arriving at a Class D Airport -- Departing a Class D Airport • Class C Airport Operations -- Class C Airspace Overview -- Arriving at a Class C Airport -- Departing a Class C Airport • Class B Airport Operations -- Class B Airspace Overview -- Arriving at a Class B Airport -- Departing a Class B Airport • Communications Failure -- Lost Communications Procedures -- Handheld Backup Radio Sporty’s Pilot Shop is the world’s leading provider of aviation training material, having trained thousands of pilots for over 50 years.


Technical specifications

Version: 2.4

Size: 577.58 MB


Price: $ 34.05

Developed by Sporty's Pilot Shop

Day of release: 2010-11-4

Recommended age: 4+

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