Aircraft Design: A Conceptual Approach
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2006 - Technology & Engineering - 838 pages
Winner of the Summerfield Book Award
Winner of the Aviation-Space Writers Association Award of Excellence.
--Over 30,000 copies sold, consistently the top-selling AIAA textbook title
This highly regarded textbook presents the entire process of aircraft conceptual designfrom requirements definition to initial sizing, configuration layout, analysis, sizing, and trade studiesin the same manner seen in industry aircraft design groups. Interesting and easy to read, the book has more than 800 pages of design methods, illustrations, tips, explanations, and equations, and extensive appendices with key data essential to design. It is the required design text at numerous universities around the world, and is a favorite of practicing design engineers.
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