Virtual Test Prep for Helicopters
ASA's newest DVD ground school, Helicopter Fundamentals, guides viewers through the important concepts and vagaries of helicopter flight. This award-winning production makes explanations come to life with in-flight demonstrations and the latest 3D animated graphics. Aerodynamics are covered in detail from retreating blade stall to autorotation. Cockpit point-of-view footage is used to experience maneuvers from the pilot's perspective. Helicopter Fundamentals supplements the airplane Virtual Test Prep ground school courses. Complete both the airplane and helicopter courses to prepare for private pilot, instrument rating, commercial pilot, or flight instructor (CFI) FAA Knowledge Exams. Used together, the courses provide everything needed to ace the Helicopter FAA Knowledge Exam.Also includes a bonus account for www.prepware.com which allows the user to take 5 practice tests. Practice test results can then be used to receive an endorsement from ASA to take the Helicopter FAA Knowledge Exam.DVD OutlineBasic AerodynamicsHelicopter systems and flight controlsAerodynamics unique to helicoptersPerformanceWeight and BalanceFlight maneuvers and proceduresHazards and emergency proceduresFederal aviation regulationsTotal running time: 91 minutes. Interactive menus for scene/subject selection.