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Introduction to Flight By John Anderson

Introduction to Flight by John Anderson

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Summary

Provides an overview of aeronautical and aerospace engineering. This book blends history and biography with discussion of engineering concepts, and shows the development of flight through this perspective, including unmanned aerial vehicles, uninhabited combat aerial vehicles, and applications of CFD in aircraft design.

Introduction to Flight Summary

Introduction to Flight by John Anderson

Noted for its highly readable style, the new edition of this bestseller provides an updated overview of aeronautical and aerospace engineering. "Introduction to Flight" blends history and biography with discussion of engineering concepts, and shows the development of flight through this perspective. This edition covers new developments in flight, including unmanned aerial vehicles, uninhabited combat aerial vehicles, and applications of CFD in aircraft design. Many new and revised problems have been added in this edition. Chapter learning features help readers follow the text discussion while highlighting key engineering and industry applications. A new Book Website includes problem solutions and PowerPoint slides of selected illustrations for class presentation.

About John Anderson

John D. Anderson, Jr. is the Curator of Aerodynamics at the National Air & Space Museum Smithsonian Institute and Professor Emeritus at the University of Maryland.

Table of Contents

1 The First Aeronautical Engineers2 Fundamental Thoughts3 The Standard Atmosphere4 Basic Aerodynamics5 Airfoils, Wings, and Other Aerodynamics Shapes6 Elements of Airplane Performance7 Principles of Stability and Control8 Space Flight (Astronautics)9 Propulsion10 Flight Vehicle Structures and Materials11 Hypersonic VehiclesAppendix A Standard Atmosphere, SI UnitsAppendix B Standard Atmosphere, English Engineering UnitsAppendix C Symbols and Conversion FactorsAppendix D Airfoil Data

Additional information

GOR004819432
9780071238182
0071238182
Introduction to Flight by John Anderson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
2004-06-01
800
N/A
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