Advanced Aerobatics Down Under: Getting Into A Pitts


Advanced Aerobatics Down Under: Getting Into A Pitts” is an informative guide by David J. Pilkington, designed for aspiring aerobatic pilots. This must-read book provides comprehensive knowledge about flying the iconic Pitts, from getting a Pitts checkout to progressing into advanced competition aerobatics. A perfect gift for any aviation enthusiast!

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Advanced Aerobatics Down Under: Getting Into A Pitts” is a comprehensive guide by David J. Pilkington, an accomplished aerobatic pilot and aeronautical engineer. This book is a treasure trove of information, specifically tailored for those who aspire to master the art of aerobatics. It walks the reader through the journey of moving on from the Super Decathlon, a typical beginner’s plane, to the more complex and rewarding Pitts Special.

The book doesn’t just stop at guiding one to get a Pitts checkout, but it also enlightens readers on how to progress into advanced competition aerobatics. The book is written in an easy-to-understand manner, making it ideal for pilots at various stages of their aerobatics journey. It has been described as “a must-read, particularly for one contemplating flying a Pitts in one’s future.”

A perfect gift for aviation enthusiasts, this book serves as a lifetime treasure. What’s more, it’s not just about the airplane, but also how to fly it. David Pilkington’s wealth of experience, from his early career in aircraft aerodynamic design and flight testing to his leadership roles in various aerobatic clubs, shines through in this guide, making it an invaluable resource. This English language book is a paperback with 95 pages and was published on 10th June 2023.

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Weight 0.24 kg
Dimensions 15.24 × 0.58 × 22.86 cm