Safety in and around helicopters.
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Safety in and around helicopters. by United States Federal Aviation Administration

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Published by Dept. of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration in Washington .
Written in English


  • Helicopters -- Safety measures.

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SeriesAC ; 91-32 A, AFS-820, AFS (Series) (United States. Federal Aviation Administration. Office of Flight Standards) -- 820.
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Open LibraryOL15231951M

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