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Title:
Understanding flight
Author:
Anderson, David F.
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Publication Information:
New York : McGraw-Hill, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780071363778
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Explaining aeronautics, this title derives the relationships of aeronautics in a presentation. It explains diverse aspects such as wing design, propulsion, and high-speed flight. It tells how airplanes are constructed and perform.


Table of Contents

1 Introduction
2 How Airplanes Fly
3 Wings
4 Airplane Propulsion
5 High-Speed Flight
6 Performance
7 Flight Testing
8 The Rest of the Airplane
9 Appendices