Logo

Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane

Large book cover: Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane

Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane
by

Publisher: Longmans, Green and co.
ISBN/ASIN: 1408664127
Number of pages: 232

Description:
The present work has throughout been written in the simplest possible language, and contains in its whole extent not a single formula. It treats of every one of the principles of flight and of every one of the problems involved in the mechanics of the aeroplane, and this without demanding from the reader more than the most elementary knowledge of arithmetic.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Flight Physics: Models, Techniques and TechnologiesFlight Physics: Models, Techniques and Technologies
by - InTech
The book focuses on the synthesis of the fundamental disciplines and practical applications involved in the investigation, description, and analysis of aircraft flight including aerodynamics, propulsion, flight performance, stability, and control.
(1479 views)
Book cover: Introduction to the Aerodynamics of FlightIntroduction to the Aerodynamics of Flight
by - NASA History Division
This book is an introductory course in aerodynamics. It provides more than a layman's treatment of the subject but not the detail as taught in many individual courses on the college level. The result is a highly qualitative, illustrated set of notes.
(9990 views)
Book cover: Wingless Flight: The Lifting Body StoryWingless Flight: The Lifting Body Story
by - NASA History Office
A story of the most unusual flying machines ever flown, the lifting bodies. It is a story about the engineers who committed a significant part of their lives to prove that the concept was a viable one for use in spacecraft of the future.
(11026 views)
Book cover: Aircraft Weight and Balance HandbookAircraft Weight and Balance Handbook
- Federal Aviation Administration
Weight and balance, two of the most important factors affecting flight safety, are thoroughly discussed in this handbook. Indispensable for those responsible for aircraft weight distribution - the engineers, designers, and pilots.
(8845 views)