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Seaplane Pilot

Training for the Seaplane Pilot Certificate and Beyond

Dale De Remer, Ph.D.

398 pages
Aviation Supplies & Acad Inc

Written for pilots who want to fly airplanes that can take off and land from water, this resource provides tips for experienced seaplane pilots as well as requirements for getting certified as a seaplane pilot. All the tasks a pilot must demonstrate during the checkride to receive a seaplane certificate are covered in detail, including preflight preparations, taxiing, sailing, seaplane base and airport operations, takeoffs and landings, and emergency operations. The FAA practical test standards are included as an appendix.