Aerodynamics of V/STOL Flight

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Courier Corporation, 1967 - Technology & Engineering - 328 pages
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An extremely practical overview of V/STOL (vertical/short takeoff and landing) aerodynamics, this volume offers a presentation of general theoretical and applied aerodynamic principles, covering propeller and helicopter rotor theory for both the static and forward flight cases. Both a text for students and a reference for professionals, the book can be used for advanced undergraduate or graduate courses. Numerous detailed figures, plus exercises. 1967 edition. Preface. Appendix. Index.
 

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Contents

Introduction to V STOL concepts
1
Theoretical and applied aerodynamics
12
Aerodynamics of the wing
44
The aerodynamics of propellers
73
Aerodynamics of the helicopter
101
Unpowered flaps
167
The jet flap
194
Wings and propellers separately and in combination
212
Ducted propeller and faninwing configurations
231
Boundary layer control by suction
261
Thrust augmentation and deflection of jets from turbojet
280
Groundeffect machines
310
Appendix
322
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