Aircraft Basic Science

Aircraft Basic Science

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The material in this text is designed primarily as a resource for students of aviation technology who are preparing for FAA aircraft and powerplant maintenance certification. The text begins with a review of practical mathematics and a general presentation of the underlying principles of physics. The extensively revised chapter on aerodynamics provides students with a conceptual understanding of the mathematics and physics of flight. Chapters are well illustrated and present specific aspects of aircraft materials, fabrication processes, maintenance tools and techniques, and federal aviation regulations. This updated edition is consistent with FAA regulations and procedures.
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  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 23mm | 962g
  • McGraw-Hill Inc.,US
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 7th edition
  • 0028018141
  • 9780028018140
  • 1,632,888

Table of contents

Fundamentals of MathematicsScience FoundationsBasic AerodynamicsAirfoils and Their ApplicationsAircraft in FlightAircraft DrawingsWeight and BalanceAircraft MaterialsFabrication Techniques and ProcessesAircraft HardwareHand Tools and Their ApplicationAircraft Fluid Lines and FittingsFederal Aviation Regulations and PublicationsGround Handling and SafetyAircraft Inspection and ServicingMaintenance Shop Requirements and Practices
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