A Pilot's Reflections on Flying and the Grace of Altitude
||Olsen, W. Scott|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Missouri Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $19.95|
| Book Description: |
"It's almost like ballet. Preflight. Starting. Warm-up. The voices from the control tower--the instructions. Taxiing. The rush down the runway. Airborne. There are names for every move. The run-up. Position and hold. Every move needs to be learned, practiced, made so familiar you feel the patterns in every other thing you do. It's technical, yes. But there is a grace to getting metal and bone into the sky."
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