The Resource Test pilot, by John Hamilton

Test pilot, by John Hamilton

Label
Test pilot
Title
Test pilot
Statement of responsibility
by John Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This title introduces readers to the job of test pilot. A short history of the profession is included, as are test pilots such as the Wright Brothers, Charles Lindbergh, Chuck Yeager, Neil Armstrong, and their contributions to aviation and aircraft advancement. Education and training needed to become a test pilot is covered, such as programs at the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School, United States Naval Test Pilot School, and the National Test Pilot School. Xtreme facts provide additional information on this exciting job. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards"--Provided by the publisher
Title
Test pilot
Creator
Summary
An introduction to the job of test pilot, including required education, training, salary, and information about such famous pilots as Charles Lindbergh and Chuck Yeager
Subject
Member of
Genre
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10464082
Cataloging source
KyBuM
Dewey number
  • 629.13
  • 629.13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
860
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Series statement
Xtreme jobs
Target audience
juvenile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
by John Hamilton
Label
Test pilot, by John Hamilton
Publication
Note
Includes index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • JCKSN-SEY
  • JCKSN-SEY
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JCKSN-BKM
  • JCKSN-BKM
Contents
Pushing the edge -- Experimental test pilots -- Production test pilots -- Astronaut test pilots -- The Wright brothers -- Charles Lindbergh -- Chuck Yeager -- Neil Armstrong -- Education -- Test pilot school -- Job facts
Control code
20479206
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781624037610
Lccn
2015930954
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
20479206
System control number
(KyBuM)mlg40227779

Library Locations

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      IN, US
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