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FAA Publications


The FAA provides a multitude of publications, free to the public.

These publications cover a wide array of topics such as basic aerodynamics, weather services, practical test standards, etc.

These documents are scattered through the FAA website.  We have compiled links to some of these documents below.

FAA Publication ID Title / Link
FAA-H-8083-25A Pilots handbook of aeronautical knowledge
FAA-H-8083-3A Airplane Flying Handbook
FAA-H-8083-1A Aircraft Weight & Balance Handbook
AC 00-45F Aviation Weather services
FAA-H-8261-1A Instrument Procedures Handbook
FAA-H-8083-15A Instrument Flying Handbook
  PTS Airplane (practical test standards)
  Aeronautical chart users guide (VFR, IFR & IAP)
  Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM)
  Digital Airport/Facility Directory (A/FD)
  Digital Terminal Procedures / Airport Diagrams (Approach Charts)
  E-CFR Part 14 (Code of federal regulations)

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