The Pilot's Guide to the Modern Airline Cockpit is essential reading for anyone who has aspirations to fly for an airline.Introduces you to the funamentals of todays airline cockpit before you enter training at an airline company. Whether it is a turboprop, a regional jet, a boeing or an airbus, most every airliner in operation today contains a flight management system, autopilot and other glass cockpit systems. These systems represent a gap between the skills you learn during your general aviation experince and the skills you will be expected to have when you begin your airline flying career. This book will give you a head start on bridging that gap and acquiring those necessary skills.Unlike the typical systems manual, the Pilots guide to the airline cockpit places you in the left seat and takes you step-by-step through a challenging flight. It teaches about the airline cockpit in terms of what youalready know as a commercial multiengine instument pilot. You will lerarn how to use the flight management system and autopilot to plan and followan assigned route. You will learn to deal with realistic enroute scenarios such as vectors, intercepts,holds,diversions , late decents along with many others.This book is essential reading for anyone who has aspirations to fly for an airline- it is the ideal companion as you transition from general aviation to regional jets, and then to larger transport category airplanes.Softcover, Black and white illustrations, 144 pages.