The simplest, most intuitive book on the toughest lessons of flight - addresses the science of flying in terms, explanations, and illustrations that make sense to those who most need to understand: those who fly. The book debunks long-rooted misconceptions and offers a clear, minimal-math presentation that starts with how airplanes fly and goes on to clarify a diverse range of topics, such as design, propulsion, performance, high-speed flight, and flight testing. It includes not-to-be missed insights for pilots, instructors, flight students, aeronautical engineering students, and flight enthusiasts.
- Publication Date:
- 30 / 12 / 2000