Principles of Helicopter Flight by W.J. Wagtendonk (English) Paperback Book Free 9781560276494

Principles of Helicopter Flight by W.J. Wagtendonk (English) Paperback Book Free 9781560276494
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Principles of Helicopter Flight, by Walter J. Wagtendonk, explains the complexities of helicopter flight in clear, easy-to-understand terms. The worldwide helicopter industry has waited a long time to see a manual of this caliber. This Second Edition adds discussions on the Notar system and strakes, as well as the frequently misunderstood principles of airspeed and high altitude operations. Chapter reviews and a concluding practice exam ensure your grasp of the principles learned from this book. Recently updated, this comprehensive handbook explains the aerodynamics of helicopter flight, as well helicopter maneuvers, unlike many aviation training manuals which are strictly how-to guides. Beginning aerodynamics, each step of the process is fully illustrated and thoroughly explained-from the physics advanced operations to helicopter design and performance-providing helicopter pilots with a sound to base their in-flight decisions. Containing discussions on the NOTAR (no tail rotor) system, strakes, principles of airspeed and high-altitude operations, this revised edition also includes the latest procedures Federal Aviation Administration.
Product Identifiers
ISBN-10 1560276495
ISBN-13 9781560276494
eBay Product ID (ePID) 57069583
Key Details
Author W. J. Wagtendonk
Number Of Pages 320 pages
Format Paperback
Publication Date 2006-07-01
Language English
Publisher Aviation Supplies & Academics, Incorporated
Publication Year 2006
Additional Details
Edition Number 2
Copyright Date 2006
Illustrated Yes
Weight 25 Oz
Height 0.6 In.
Width 8.2 In.
Length 10.8 In.
Target Audience
Group Trade
Classification Method
LC Classification Number TL716.W32 2006
Dewey Decimal 629.1325252
Dewey Edition 22

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