Pressure and Wind

Description:

This booklet gives an overview of pressure and wind as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes an "Explanation of the effects of pressure in the atmosphere to include altimeter error, identity of the standard reference plane, identity of and weather connected with high and low pressure systems plus associated winds." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Creator(s): Christy, J. J.
Creation Date: May 1971
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
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Creator (Author):
Christy, J. J.

"Prepared by: Mr. J. J. Christy, SA/Literature Dev Br."

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 1971
  • Digitized: 2009
Coverage:
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 1971
Description:

This booklet gives an overview of pressure and wind as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes an "Explanation of the effects of pressure in the atmosphere to include altimeter error, identity of the standard reference plane, identity of and weather connected with high and low pressure systems plus associated winds." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Note:

There are handwritten notes throughout the book, including circled answers in the self-evaluation questions.

Physical Description:

iii, 30 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): altimeters | pressure systems | pressure gradients | weather
Alternate Title: Programed Text AM-32 A, May 1971
Series Title: Programed Text
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth46576
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Format: Text