Author:Training Division Bureau of Aeronautics. U.S. Navy

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Flat-Hatting Sense Aug 1943. Wise-guy, Show-Off's Warning Pamphlet

By: Training Division Bureau of Aeronautics. U.S. Navy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: DC, U.S. Gov't Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44252

Condition: Very Good


VG condition off-white background illustrated paperback covers. Light surface soil from storage, tips and spine ends still sharp, 22 illust leaves crisp and unmarked. Rare and suitable for gift giving to any collector of aviation history ephemera. Flat-Hatting is a form of flying that discourages longevity. Originally the term simply meant flying low needlessly. That definition has been expanded to include grandstanding, or showing off - flying foolishly and carelessly. The term itself is said to have arisen from an incident in which the wheel of a low-flying plane struck a pedestrian on the ... View more info