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Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1998 - Technology & Engineering - 32 pages
Thrill action enthusiasts with gripping photos, dramatic illustrations, easy-to-read text, and explanatory diagrams of record-breaking mechanical marvels and tomorrow's innovations. Each title provides an overview of the types of vehicles, their varying purposes, and how they operate. Historical notes give readers a better understanding of today's technological triumphs.This overview of many amazing aircraft introduces such concepts as air resistance, streamling, sonic boom, and describes basic parts including afterburners, fuselage, and ailerons.

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User Review  - Duane - Goodreads

This is a wonderful resource book for preteen readers who are interested in aviation and the different types of airplanes. It has wonderful illustrations/photographs that will interest all age readers ... Read full review


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