What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Aerodynamics by Paul Schweizer Assisted by Milton
Types of Gliders by Lewin B Barringer
Design Construction and Maintenance by Paul
8 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
adiabatic lapse rate aerodynamic Aeronautical ailerons aircraft airfoil airplane tow airport airspeed indicator altimeter angle of attack aspect ratio atmosphere auto tow barograph cantilever cause climb cockpit coefficient construction cord cumulus clouds distance record downcurrents drag coefficient Elmira engine feet per second field front fuselage gear Glider Club glider pilot gliding and soaring gliding ratio ground high performance sailplanes induced drag intermediate sailplane inversion landing layer lift loads miles monocoque monospar motorless flight mountain operation plane plywood possible pressure pull release result ridge rope rudder sailplane ship shock-cord launching sinking speed skid slope soaring Soaring Club soaring flight Soaring Society span spar stability stall stick structure struts student tail surfaces take-off temperature thermal upcurrents torque tube tow car towline trailer turbulence turn upcurrent usually utility glider variometer velocity vertical water vapor weight wheel winch towing wind wire