ISBN 9789339204938,Aircraft Basic Science

Aircraft Basic Science



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789339204938

ISBN-10 933920493X


Edition 8th
Number of Pages 484 Pages
Language (English)

Aeronautical Engineering

the text. In addition, the examples and figures have been revised to more accurately reflect the state of the industry. A Student Study Guide parallels the text and provides fill-in-the-blank questions that identify key terms, demonstrates applications of mathematical relationships and validates learning progress by offering multiple-choice questions

Aircraft Basic Science, Eighth Edition covers -

The use, inspection and fabrication of composite structures, including honeycomb, fiberglass and carbon fiber materials
Hypersonic flight aerodynamics as they apply to high speed aircraft and space reentry vehicles Tilt rotor aircraft aerodynamics and design
New alloys and processes used in aircraft such as powdered aluminum and friction stir welding Relevant ICAO / EASA (European and international rules and regulations) including Maintenance
Repair Organizations (MRO), the NASA safety reporting system, ATA systems, electronic document retrieval systems and record-keeping systems
Ground handling and safety for large, airline-style aircraft
New alternative fuels under development, including bio-fuels and synthetic fuels
FAA elements of Aircraft Basic Science Airframe and certification required to perform and approve aircraft maintenance.

Table of contents : -
Fundamentals of Mathematics
Science Fundamentals
Basic Aerodynamics
Airfoils and Their Applications
Aircraft in Flight
Aircraft Drawings
Weight and Balance
Aircraft Materials
Metal Fabrication Techniques and Processes
Standard Aircraft Hardware
Hand Tools and Their Applications
Aircraft Fluid Lines and Fittings
Federal Aviation Regulations
Technical Publications
Ground Handling and Safety
Aircraft Inspection and Servicing

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