Learning to Fly * First Flight * The Power of Air * Turning * Engine Power * Turn and Zoom * Perfect Weather * Flying Slowly * Flying Rules * Safe Landing * Solo Flight * Going Places * Flying in the Dark Stunt Flying * ID Guide * Flight School Quiz
A fun read for any child who loves planes - and wants to know what it takes to fly one
Nick Barnard is a writer, publisher and stunt pilot, and co-founder of the Yakovievs Aerobatic Display Team. His book How to Fly a Plane, for adults, was published by Thames & Hudson in 2007. As Nicholas Barnard has written widely on non-Western textiles in such publications as Living with Kilims and Living with Decorative Textiles.
'A great introduction to aviation ... presents the basics of flying, and beyond, in a fun and engaging way ... has a friendly tone with a scrapbook feel ... a great start to inspire and encourage youngsters to get airborne' - Flyer Magazine