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 revised chapter on aerodynamics provides students with a conceptual understanding of the mathematics and physics of flight. The book provides chapters on 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. This material is only available to lecturers.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 203 x 279 x 23mm | 753g
  • McGraw-Hill Education (Ise Editions)
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 7th edition
  • 0071125175
  • 9780071125178

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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