Aircraft Structures

Author: David J. Peery
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048626730X
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This legendary, still-relevant reference text on aircraft stress analysis discusses basic structural theory and the application of the elementary principles of mechanics to the analysis of aircraft structures. 1950 edition.

Aerodynamics of the Airplane

Author: Clark B. Millikan
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486823709
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Written on the eve of World War II, this brief but intensive introduction by one of the founders of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory deals with the basic problems of aerodynamics. 1941 edition.

Aerodynamics

Author: Theodore Von Kármán
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486434858
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Charming, reader-friendly chronicle by a famous pioneer in aerodynamic research traces the development of dynamic flight from the time of Newton through the 20th century. It recounts struggles of engineers and physicists with problems associated with lift, drag, stability, aeroelasticity, and the sound barrier. 72 figures. 1957 edition.

Flight Mechanics

Author: Angelo Miele
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486801462
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Classic text analyzes trajectories of aircraft, missiles, satellites, and spaceships in terms of gravitational forces, aerodynamic forces, and thrust. Topics include general principles of kinematics, dynamics, aerodynamics, propulsion; quasi-steady and non-steady flight; and applications. 1962 edition.

Helicopter Theory

Author: Wayne Johnson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486131823
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Monumental engineering text covers vertical flight, forward flight, performance, mathematics of rotating systems, rotary wing dynamics and aerodynamics, aeroelasticity, stability and control, stall, noise, and more. 189 illustrations. 1980 edition.

Dynamics of Atmospheric Flight

Author: Bernard Etkin
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486141659
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This treatment for upper-level undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals makes special reference to stability and control of airplanes, with extensive numerical examples covering a variety of vehicles. 260 illustrations. 1972 edition.

Rotary Wing Aerodynamics

Author: W. Z. Stepniewski
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486318516
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DIVClear, concise text covers aerodynamic phenomena of the rotor and offers guidelines for helicopter performance evaluation. Originally prepared for NASA. Prefaces. New Indexes. 10 black-and-white photos. 537 figures. /div

Introduction to Aircraft Design

Author: John P. Fielding
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521657228
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Giving a largely descriptive overview of all aspects of the aircraft design process, this illustrated account provides an insight into the requirements of each specialist in an aircraft design team.