Basic Aerodynamics


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Lesson 1. EFFECT OF THE ATMOSPHERE ON FLIGHT
General
Composition of the Atmosphere
Structure
Temperature Variation with Altitude
Density altitude

Lesson 2. BASIC AERODYNAMICS
General
Bernoulli’s Theorem
Newton’s Laws
Forces Acting on an Aircraft
Airfoils
Angle of Attack
Stall
Ailerons and Flaps
Stability
Cantilever Wings
Boundary Layer
Speed Brakes
Empennage Group

Lesson 3. HELICOPTER FUNDAMENTALS
General
The Four Forces Acting on a Helicopter
Controls
Velocity
Torque
Antitorque Rotor
Gyroscopic Precession
Dissymmetry of Lift
Retreating Blade Stall
Setting with Power
Pendular Action
Hovering
Ground Effect
Translational Lift
Autorotation

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8 thoughts on “Basic Aerodynamics

    1. stanley

      Hello.I understand that you are an aeroengineer,I just started my aerodynamics class and would like you to advise me on the books that you think are helpful..
      Thank YOU!!!!

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    1. varun

      hi..im currently doing my b.tech mechanical engineering…i wud like to specialize in something pertaining to mechanical engineering… i wud like to know the options i have for my post grad…

      Reply
  1. Aryan

    can somebody tell me wer to find these books on internet.. i mean e-books….. free of cost
    1. AC Kermode-Aircraft Structures
    2. Cohen and Rogers- Gas Turbine Theory
    3. Houghton & Brock- Aerodynamics for Engg Studdents
    4. EV Popov- Mechanics of Material
    5. EW Lewitt- Thermodynamics applied to heat engines
    6. Pallet- Aircraft instruments
    7. George H Saunders- Dynamics of Helicopter flight
    8. Donald M Layton- Helicopter Performance
    9. R Prouty- Helicopter aerodynamics

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