Instrument Procedures Handbook 4+

Valuable and Handy Reference

Calculated Industries

Designed for iPad

    • 4.8 • 60 Ratings
    • $2.99



FAA's top source and “must read” for instrument-rated pilots. This new 2015 version (FAA-H-8083-16) supersedes the previous 2014 version (FAA-H-8261-16). It is designed as a technical reference for all pilots who operate under instrument flight rules (IFR). It expands and updates the information contained in the Instrument Flying Handbook and introduces advanced information for IFR operations. Using this app, pilots can more directly apply the concepts to their current flying situation, and learn how their acquired skills are best used in today’s IFR environment.

Instrument flight instructors, instrument pilots, and instrument students will also find this handbook a valuable resource since it is used as a reference for the Airline Transport Pilot and Instrument Knowledge Tests and for the Practical Test Standards. It also provides detailed coverage of instrument charts and procedures including IFR takeoff, departure, en route, arrival, approach, and landing. Safety information covering relevant subjects such as runway incursion, land and hold short operations, controlled flight into terrain, and human factors issues also are included.

The Instrument Procedures Handbook was intended primarily as a technical reference. It includes a specialized glossary, index, full-color illustrations and photographs flight you will find invaluable for operating under instrument flight rules.

The Instrument Procedures Handbook App includes information on:

+ Departure Procedures
+ En Route Operations
+ Arrivals
+ Approaches
+ System Improvement Plans
+ Airborne Navigation Databases
+ Helicopter Instrument Procedures
+ Emergency Procedures
+ Acronym and Glossary

Whether you are a seasoned professional or studying for your Instrument Rating, the Instrument Procedures Handbook App is sure to encourage more precise instrument techniques and ultimately create a safer pilot.

What’s New

Version 4.1.4

Fix to share feature

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
60 Ratings

60 Ratings

Dhmde ,

Great for even seasoned pilots

This app is jam-packed with useful information for pilots at all skill levels. The graphics are outstanding. Very informative about airport runway and taxiway info. A great introduction for wannabe pilots. Very pleased.

ChevMike ,

Wow great app !

Wow more than I expected search feature is the best. Great as a quick look up tool for IFR info. Nice layout and interface

CCWhatley ,

Great for flight students

This app is great for flight students learning instrument. Keeps everything simple, strait forward, and to the point with great pictures. As a college student it makes everything a little easier and less time consuming. Plus the search feature is great.

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  • Family Sharing

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