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Introduction to Aircraft Performance, Selection and Design - Francis J. Hale

Introduction to Aircraft Performance, Selection and Design

Paperback Published: 20th March 1984
ISBN: 9780471078852
Number Of Pages: 336

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Aircraft Forces and Subsystems.

Level Flight in the Vertical Plane: Turbojets.

Other Flight in the Vertical Plane: Turbojets.

Turning Flight in the Horizontal Plane: Turbojets.

Level Flight in the Vertical Plane: Piston-Props.

Other Flight: Piston-Props.

Turboprops, Turbofans, and Other Things.

Figures of Merit for Selection and Design.

Effects of Wind on Performance.

Stability and Control Considerations.

Some Design Examples.


ISBN: 9780471078852
ISBN-10: 0471078859
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 20th March 1984
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.04 x 15.19  x 2.11
Weight (kg): 0.49
Edition Number: 1