Aircraft Flight: A description of the physical principles of aircraft flight (4th edition)

Aircraft Flight: A description of the physical principles of aircraft flight (4th edition)

By: R.H. Barnard (author), D.R. Philpott (author)Paperback

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Aircraft Flight provides accurate physical, rather than mathematical, descriptions of the principles of aircraft flight. This popular text gives mechanical engineering and aeronautical engineering students a useful introduction to the subject. The fourth edition has been updated to include important recent developments such as unmanned air vehicles and the low orbit space-plane.

Contents

Acknowledgements Introduction 1 Lift 2 Wings 3 The boundary layer and its control 4 Drag 5 High speed flow 6 Thrust and propulsion 7 Performance 8 Supersonic aircraft 9 Transonic aircraft 10 Aircraft control 11 Static stability 12 Dynamic stability 13 Take-off and landing 14 Structural influences Appendix: Some aerofoil characteristics References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780273730989
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9780273730989
  • weight: 570
  • ISBN10: 0273730983
  • edition: 4th edition

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