Weather professional and Gold Seal CFI Terry Lankford gives you a critical overview of one of aviation's most dangerous and hard-to-grasp threats.
Required reading for every pilot, this resource identifies different icing types - including new phenomena such as supercolled drizzle droplets. Covers both ground and airborne icing for VFR and IFR pilots in high and low level operations.
In this straightforward, how-to handbook for pilots at all levels, weather professional and Gold Seal flight instructor Terry Lankford gives you a critical overview of one of aviation's most dangerous and hard-to-grasp threats. For the first time, Aircraft Icing provides both the nuts-and-bolts understanding and the hands-on strategies you need to prepare yourself for icing conditions, whether you fly a single-engine Cessna or a jumbo 777.. "Covering everything from observation and translation techniques, to cockpit strategies, to risk assessment and management know-how, this indispensable guide features no-nonsense help with every aspect of icing, both on the ground and in the air, and case studies of icing-caused incidents and accidents.