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Feature: Flight-Sim Pilot's Information Manual by TopSkills

Last updated Thu, 02 Aug 2018 21:32:55 GMT
Originally posted on Wed, 02 Mar 2016 15:34:16 GMT

Do you want to know what every real-world pilot knows so you can simulate flight realistically?

Book cover artBill Stack’s Flight-Sim Pilot’s Information Manual describes and explains these aviation topics and more in clear and concise English for home flight simulation enthusiasts:

  • pilot certifications and ratings
  • aircraft types and parts
  • airport features such as runways, taxiways, aprons, markings and lights
  • types of airspaces – controlled, uncontrolled, low altitude, high altitude and terminal areas
  • air traffic control
  • flight rules
  • weather

This comprehensive book uses logical organization, clear writing style, authentic screen captures and carefully constructed diagrams and tables to convey aviation knowledge held by real-world pilots. 

Flight-Sim Pilot’s Information Manual applies to simulations in all countries around the world and to any flight-simulation program. Any simulation anywhere can be maximized with the knowledge obtained from this book. Every simulation pilot seeking true realism will enjoy and benefit from it.

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Independent reviewers rate Bill Stack’s Flight-Sim Pilot’s Information Manual highly with five of five stars and comments such as “all the information you could possibly need to know is in one place . . . in an easily digestible manner.”

Like all TopSkills’ instructional books, Flight-Sim Pilot’s Information Manual is designed and constructed for ease of use. It is organized into logical, numbered and titled chapters. Each page has a header with chapter number and name and page number.  The book is fully indexed so readers can find information easily and quickly. It is complete, detailed, independently verified for accuracy, and thoroughly edited and proofread for correctness. 

My tutorial videos and instructional books are produced to enable my fellow flight simmers to enjoy realistic simulation as much as I do,” says author and international flight-sim expert Bill Stack.

You can view the full description, screenshots and purchase this eBook over at SimShack.

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Ian Stephens

About Ian Stephens

Ian Stephens is a flight simulation enthusiast also with a keen interest in aviation and technology.  Ian spends a lot of his time experimenting with various simulator packages but has a love for Microsoft Flight Simulator X because of the huge selection of add-ons available.  However, Ian also has copies of Prepar3D and X-Plane installed. 

Ian has been writing for Fly Away Simulation for over 9 years.  Should you wish, you can contact Ian via email at


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