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They flew proud / Jane Gardner Birch

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Author:
Birch, Jane Gardner  Search this
Subject:
Civilian Pilot Training Program (U.S.) History  Search this
Physical description:
190 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Grove City (Pa.)
Date:
2007
©2007
Contents:
pt. I. The civilian pilot training program. Humble beginnings -- lofty dreams ; The birth of the CPTP and the airport ; The 8th detachment and Grove city college ; Cadets, cubs and flight training ; A day in the life of a CPTP cadet ; Mission accomplished -- too soon it ends -- pt. II. The solo boards. Board 1 ; Board 2 ; Board 3 ; Board 4 ; Board 5 -- Appendix A : Statistics of World War II -- Appendix B : Stars, bars and a circle -- Appendix C : Colleges participating in the CPTP '43-'44 -- Appendix D : Ten commandments for safe flying -- Appendix E : Words of wisdom -- Appendix F : Training maneuvers
Topic:
Air pilots--Training of--History  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1069441