Power Pilot's Guide to Soaring by Murray Sain is another Bob Wanter's Gliding Mentor series. Shain has been flying for over 50 years. His proffessional education was through the courtesy of the US Air force and he flew aerial tankers and four engine jet and turboprob transports around most of the world. He worked as a pilot in the airline industry before joining the FAA as an Operations Inspector. Murray is an Airline Trasport Pilot with 11,000 logged flight hours. He is a certified Flight Instructor in single and multiengine airplanes, instrument airplane, gliders and rotocraft gyroplane.