Frontal Weather

One of 15 pamphlets in the series: Programed Text available on this site.

Description

This booklet gives an overview of frontal weather as it relates to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes a "Discussion of frontal weather systems to include identification, characteristics and flight techniques to be used when penetrating a given frontal system." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Physical Description

iv, 64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.

Creation Information

Simmons, Jerry A. & Maerk, Al February 1970.

Context

This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: Pictorial History of Fort Wolters and was provided by Boyce Ditto Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 232 times . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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Author

  • Simmons, Jerry A. "Prepared by: LTC Jerry A. Simmons, Maintenance/Meteorology Br, December 1967"

Editor

  • Maerk, Al "Revised by: Al Maerk, Southern Airways, Production Branch, February 1970"

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Titles

  • Main Title: Frontal Weather
  • Added Title: Programed Text AM-27, February 1970
  • Series Title: Programed Text

Description

This booklet gives an overview of frontal weather as it relates to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes a "Discussion of frontal weather systems to include identification, characteristics and flight techniques to be used when penetrating a given frontal system." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Physical Description

iv, 64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.

Notes

"This text supercedes AM-27 dated December 1968." There are handwritten notes throughout the book, including circled answers in the self-evaluation questions.

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Pictorial History of Fort Wolters

The diverse military history of Fort Wolters been documented and preserved in these materials. Col. Willie H. Casper compiled the multi-volume collection. Casper was deputy commander of the fort from 1965 to 1971.

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  • February 1970

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  • April 16, 2009, 11:37 p.m.

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  • May 18, 2017, 12:54 p.m.

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Simmons, Jerry A. & Maerk, Al. Frontal Weather, pamphlet, February 1970; Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46579/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.