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Instruments by Charles H Colvin and August Raspet
Fl1ght Tra1n1ng by Lewin B Barringer
Append1x Gliding and Soaring LicensesRecordsLists
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adiabatic lapse rate aerodynamic ailerons aircraft airfoil airplane tow airspeed indicator altitude angle of attack aspect ratio atmosphere auto tow barograph cable cantilever cause cockpit coefficient construction cord cumulus clouds currents distance downcurrents drag coefficient drum feet per second field flying speed front fuselage gear Glider Club glider pilot gliding and soaring gliding ratio ground heat important increase induced drag instrument inversion landing layer lift loads metal meter miles monocoque monospar motorless flight nose operation plane plywood possible pressure pull rate of climb record release result ridge rope rudder sailplane ship shock-cord launching sinking speed skid slope soaring soaring flight span spar spiraling stability stall stick straight structure struts student tail surfaces temperature tion torque tube tow car towline towrope trailer turbulence turn upcurrent usually variometer velocity vertical water vapor weight wheel winch wind wing tip wire