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Basic helicopter aerodynamics

Author: J Seddon; Simon Newman
Publisher: Chichester, Eng. ; Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011.
Series: Aerospace series (Chichester, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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"Basic Helicopter Aerodynamics, now in its third edition, is widely appreciated as an easily accessible, rounded introduction to the first principles of the aerodynamics of helicopter flight. Concentrating on the well-known Sikorsky configuration of single main rotor with tail rotor, the authors avoid the lengthy mathematical treatment of some textbooks, thereby making the material accessible to undergraduates as
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Seddon, John M.
Basic helicopter aerodynamics.
Chichester, Eng. ; Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011
(DLC) 2011010960
(OCoLC)714716009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J Seddon; Simon Newman
ISBN: 9781119994114 111999411X 9781119994107 1119994101 9781613449028 161344902X 9781119972723 1119972728
OCLC Number: 739118496
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Front Matter --
Introduction --
Rotor in Vertical Flight: Momentum Theory and Wake Analysis --
Rotor in Vertical Flight: Blade Element Theory --
Rotor Mechanisms for Forward Flight --
Rotor Aerodynamics in Forward Flight --
Aerodynamic Design --
Performance --
Trim, Stability and Control --
A Personal Look at the Future --
Appendix: Performance and Mission Calculation --
Index.
Series Title: Aerospace series (Chichester, England)
Responsibility: John Seddon, Simon Newman.

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