The Airplane

The Airplane

Author: John David Anderson

Publisher: AIAA

ISBN: UOM:39015056462073

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 369

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A history of the technical development of the aeroplane, commissioned to celebrate the 100th anniversary of powered flight. In each chronological period covered, the various aspects of the synthesis of aerodynamics, propulsion, flight dynamics, and structure is described and evaluated.
The Airplane
Language: un
Pages: 369
Authors: John David Anderson, John D. Anderson, Jr., National Air and Space M J. Anderson Jr
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: AIAA

A history of the technical development of the aeroplane, commissioned to celebrate the 100th anniversary of powered flight. In each chronological period covered, the various aspects of the synthesis of aerodynamics, propulsion, flight dynamics, and structure is described and evaluated.
The Wright Brothers
Language: un
Pages: 129
Authors: Russell Freedman
Categories: Aeronautics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

Follows the lives of the Wright brothers and describes how they developed the first airplane.
The Wright Brothers for Kids
Language: un
Pages: 160
Authors: Mary Kay Carson
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-05-01 - Publisher: Chicago Review Press

This activity book tells the amazing true story of how two bicycle-making brothers from Ohio, with no more than high-school educations, accomplished a feat that forever changed the world. At a time when most people still hadn’t ridden in an automobile, Wilbur and Orville Wright built the first powered, heavier-than-air
How We Invented the Airplane
Language: un
Pages: 87
Authors: Orville Wright
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Filled with rare photographs and featuring accounts written by the Wright Brothers themselves, this fascinating firsthand history covers the brothers' early experiments, their construction of planes and motors, the first test flights, life after Kitty Hawk, and much more. Introduction and commentary by Fred C. Kelly. 76 black-and-white photographs.
Aerodynamics of the Airplane
Language: un
Pages: 208
Authors: Clark B. Millikan
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-16 - Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

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.