The Publishing Houses of the Institute of Aviation has released a new book “Helicopters: construction and usage” by Ryszard Witkowski.

The author of the publication – the only Pole awarded the Gold Rotorcraft Medal (2017) – presents the basic and advanced information about helicopters in a comprehended way. The book discusses the terminology, the history of rotorcraft and the basis of the helicopter’s flight. It describes in detail the construction of a helicopter, the rules of piloting and helicopter operations.

A richly illustrated book contains photographs, diagrams, charts, tables, drawings and attachment with a description of visual communication signals between the helicopter crew and personnel on the ground.

You can now purchase a book in a paperback from the online store here. A hardback version is also planned. The book is available only in Polish version.

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