ASA reprints a variety of FAA handbooks and Advisory Circulars. Printed by ASA, they're always the most current version produced by the Federal Aviation Administration. In this way, ASA provides FAA publications at a substantial savings and greater convenience for everyone.
Airplane Flying Handbook
FAA 8083-3 reprint. Includes ground operations, flight maneuvers, airport traffic patterns and operations, takeoff and departure climbs, and all of the information required by the FAA for in-flight operations. A definite "must" for all pilots.
Instrument Flying Handbook
FAA-H-8083-15 reprint, replaces AC 61-27C. Primary reference text for the Instrument Rating FAA Knowledge Exam
Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook
FAA 8083-1 reprint contains helpful information on weight and balance for
pilots, flight engineers, and aviation maintenance technicians (AMTs).
Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
FAA 8083-25 reprint (replaces AC61-23C). Includes principles of flight,
airplanes and engines, performance, weather, navigation, publications, and more.
Now in Full Color!
Aeronautical Chart User's Guide
Understand how to read and interpret all aviation charts. Written by the FAA's
National Aeronautical Charting Office (NACO).
Aerodynamics for Naval Aviators
The traditional text for Navy pilots; this is the definitive source on
aerodynamic and engineering theory as they apply to flight operations.
Balloon Flying Handbook
Written for student pilots learning to fly balloons, certificated pilots
preparing for additional balloon ratings or who desire to improve their flying
proficiency and aeronautical knowledge, and commercial balloon pilots teaching
Glider Flying Handbook
Beautifully illustrated full-color technical manual, for applicants preparing
for glider category ratings and for currently certificated glider pilots who
wish to improve their knowledge.
Medical Handbook for Pilots
FAA AC 67-2 reprint. This book discusses the effects of flying on the human
FAA-H-8083-19 reprint; general aviation information on owning and operating an
Rotary Wing Flight
Reprint of US Army FM 1-51, edited and adapted for civilian helicopter students.
Rotorcraft Flying Handbook
The official source for all rotorcraft questions in the FAA Knowledge Exams.
FAA AC 00-6A reprint. Meteorology textbook.
Aviation Weather Services FAA advisory circular (AC 00-45E) on aviation weather reports, forecasts and analysis.
Aviation Weather Services Explained Second Edition by John Holley.
Study guide to use with the FAA "AC 00-45E" book, for better understanding of the "big picture" of aviation weather services for pilots.
Aviation Weather Combo Pak Aviation Weather (AC00-6A) and Aviation Weather Services (AC00-45E) are packaged together for greater savings.