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Edition 6

Information At Its Core

“Different and new is relatively easy. Doing something that is genuinely better is very hard”

Sir Jonathan Ive – Former Chief Design Officer at Apple
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Edition 6

What Is New?

ALL NEW ILLUSTRATIONS
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ALL NEW ILLUSTRATIONS

To enhance the reader experience and further enhance the learning impact, all 400+ illustrations have been redesigned using the latest 2D and 3D software.

“As a writer, you should not judge, you should understand”

Ernest Hemingway - Writer

eBook

An Interactive Experience

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Across devices, pictures are adaptive and interactive. As the reader clicks on the image, graph or table it will show explanations and details not possible to illustrate in the printed version.

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The e-book (IOS) includes authentic aural recordings and real-life video footage showing up-close how some components operate.

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Exclusive to the E-book version (IOS) is 3D models that allows the user to interact with objects by turning, zooming and flipping to obtain desired views.

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Beautiful chapter layouts makes it easy for the reader to browser and locate information. The front page of each chapter will display the chapter index, with links to navigate easy, while the bottom row lines out all pages in picture view (IOS version only). 

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The entire book and all its content is made adaptable to electronic devices such as tablets, mobile phones and laptop computers.

“Learning is not a spectators sport”

Jim Kwik – Brain Coach & Author

Print

Chapter Previews

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Definitions Chapter

AGK -

Meteorology
Upper Winds Chapter

General Navigation
Navigating Chapter

“There`s simply no substitute for experience in terms of aviation safety”

Chelsea “Sully” Sullenberger – Retired Airline Captain

Creation

The Making Of Edition 6

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From Print To eBook

Using iAuthor for iBooks on Mac to make the new eBook version. Illustrating how the printed version was transformed into a hands-on experience for the reader, redefining how knowledge is learned. 
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Animating LE Slats

Animating the leading edge slats on our aircraft using Cheetah3D for Mac.
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2D Drawing of a Jet Stream

Using ArtBoard for Mac we show how one of the hundreds of new illustrations are created.
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Animating a Holding Pattern

In this video we show how we animate a holding pattern used in aviation using Cheetah3D for Mac.
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3D Modelling an Oleo Strut

In this video I demonstrate how one of the dozens of 3D models and animations was created.
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3D Modelling a Brake Unit

Using Cheetah3D for Mac, we show how a multi brake units is designed through 3D modelling.
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3D Modelling a Generator

In this video I demonstrate how one of the dozens of 3D models and animations was created.