The new editiion of Airspeak is based on over 6 hours of authentic and simulated recordings. The book give students systematic practice in the phraseology they will need for safe radio-telephony communications. It provides extensive practice in listening and speaking skills, and helps to prepare students for ICAO Level 4 in English. Airspeak is written by Fiona Robertson who worked for the Centre of Applied Linguistics in the University of Franche Comte in France where she specialised in aviation English training for pilots. She has also contributed to the improvement of the quality of English in aviation worldwide by founding and helping to run the International Civil Aviation English Association (ICAEA).