WorldCat Identities

Rutan, Burt

Overview
Works: 38 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 2,350 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Juvenile works  Popular works  Interviews  History  Instructional films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Interviewee, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Burt Rutan
Masters of technology( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this five part series, Evan Solomon interviews five revolutionary thinkers who share their scientific and technological innovations and discuss the early years of their careers and frustrating failures, to their breakthrough moments and professional triumphs. Interviewed are: Vinton Cerf, "the father of the Internet" ; Geoffrey Ballard, developer of a hydrogen fuel cell for automobiles ; Robert Langer, inventor of devices for medical uses ; Donna Shirley, the first female to lead a NASA team ; and, Burt Rutan, inventor of experimental aircraft
Building the Rutan composites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, construction of the port-side vertical fin of a Rutan Long-EZ homebuilt aircraft begins. Burt Rutan and Mike Melvill discuss composite materials and how each is beneficial to the design. Contrasts between the materials are drawn so viewers can understand why a certain material is best for its purpose. The sandwich method of construction is demonstrated
Building the Rutan composites( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt Rutan and Mike Melville show how they construct airplanes using foam materials, fiberglass fabric, and epoxy
Black sky : winning the X prize( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the efforts of airplane designer Burt Rutan "to build the first personal spacecraft, dubbed SpaceShipOne, and capture the ... X-prize ... a $10 million award for the first privately-funded, non-governmental group to build a spacecraft capable of carrying three adults up into space twice in 14 days."
Chase for space : an architecture challenge for the future by Nejc Trošt( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last great world record( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwards Air Force Base, December 14, 1986. An extraordinary looking plane the Voyager, takes of on an extraordinary flight. Account of the last world record of flying around the earth non-stop with no refueling. This heroic 216 hour flight secured that last great aviation record for Voyager and her crew
Masters of technology. environmental technology( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this five part series, Evan Solomon interviews five revolutionary thinkers who share their scientific and technological innovations and discuss the early years of their careers and frustrating failures, to their breakthrough moments and professional triumphs. Interviewed are: Vinton Cerf, "the father of the Internet" ; Geoffrey Ballard, developer of a hydrogen fuel cell for automobiles ; Robert Langer, inventor of devices for medical uses ; Donna Shirley, the first female to lead a NASA team ; and, Burt Rutan, inventor of experimental aircraft
Small team, giant challenge : the Voyager story by Burt Rutan( Recording )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advanced Technology Tactical Transport (AT3) aircraft by Michael Haering( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photograph caption reads: "Unveiling the son of Voyager: Burt Rutan, inset, who designed the globe-circling Voyager, unveils his prototype of double-winged plane, above, that could carry soldiers great distances without refueling and land on makeshift airstrips. The lightweight plane, called an Advanced Technology Tactical Transport, or AT3, took to the air in a demonstration flight Wednesday above Mohave. Afterward, Beech Aircraft and Lockheed officials announced plans to jointly explore the market for such an aircraft. Photograph dated: Jan. 24, 1988
Canard : a revolution in flight by Andy Lennon( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fortæller om udviklingen af Canard-konstruktionsprincippet, om de specielle egenskaber, der er forbundet hermed, og om nogle af de fly, der er bygget efter dette princip
Engineering technology : composite materials construction( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Burt Rutan and Mike Melville show how they construct airplanes using foam materials, fiberglass fabric, and epoxy
Inspiration for innovation and the new race for space( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rutan, an aircraft designer and aerospace entrepreneur, begins with a brief overview of the history of spaceflight. He then discusses the future of non-government space programs and the efforts of projects such as SpaceShipOne to aid in space tourism
Space for the rest of us! : Burt Rutan lecture by Burt Rutan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Burt Rutan lectures on the progress in developing affordable, private space flight
Homebuilt spaceships and the X Prize : trailblazing a path to orbit for the rest of us by Burt Rutan( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Entrepreneurs are the future of space flight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In this passionate talk, legendary spacecraft designer Burt Rutan lambasts the US government-funded space program for stagnating and asks entrepreneurs to pick up where NASA has left off
The Complete Rutan audio-visual encyclopedia for aircraft home builders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compilation of several short instructional films hosted by amateur aviation guru, Burt Rutan
Building the rutan composites with Burt Rutan and Mike Melvill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Burt Rutan and Mike Melville show how they construct airplanes using foam materials, fabric fiberglass and epoxy. They also demonstrate the advantages of composite materials over non-composite materials. Properties of composite materials for the construction of airplanes are given and precaution on the finishing process is touched on
Aerodynamic design approach to the stall/spin problem : the VariViggen by Burt Rutan( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Masters of technologyMasters of technology. environmental technology
Alternative Names
Burt Rutan americký inženýr, konstruktér a podnikatel

Burt Rutan Amerikaans ruimteingenieur

Burt Rutan amerykański konstruktor lotniczy

Burt Rutan ingegnere statunitense

Burt Rutan US-amerikanischer Luft- und Raumfahrtingenieur, Unternehmer

Rutan, Elbert Leander

Rutan, Elbert Leander 1943-

Берт Рутан

Рутан, Бёрт

ברט רוטאן

برت روتان

バート・ルータン

伯特·鲁坦

Languages
English (62)

Covers
Masters of technology. environmental technologySpaceShipOne : an illustrated historyBurt Rutan's race to space : the Magician of Mojave and his flying innovationsBurt Rutan : aircraft designerSpaceShipOne : making dreams come true