Aircraft Basic Science / Edition 7

Aircraft Basic Science / Edition 7

by Michael Kroes, James Rardon
     
 

The material in this text is designed primarily as a resource for students of aviation technology who are preparing for FAA aircraft and powerplant maintenance certification. The text begins with a review of practical mathematics and a general presentation of the underlying principles of physics. The extensively revised chapter on aerodynamics provides students

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Overview

The material in this text is designed primarily as a resource for students of aviation technology who are preparing for FAA aircraft and powerplant maintenance certification. The text begins with a review of practical mathematics and a general presentation of the underlying principles of physics. The extensively revised chapter on aerodynamics provides students with a conceptual understanding of the mathematics and physics of flight. Chapters are well illustrated and present specific aspects of aircraft materials, fabrication processes, maintenance tools and techniques, and federal aviation regulations. This updated edition is consistent with FAA regulations and procedures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780028018140
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/16/1993
Series:
Aviation Technology Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Fundamentals of Mathematics

Science Foundations

Basic Aerodynamics

Airfoils and Their Applications

Aircraft in Flight

Aircraft Drawings

Weight and Balance

Aircraft Materials

Fabrication Techniques and Processes

Aircraft Hardware

Hand Tools and Their Application

Aircraft Fluid Lines and Fittings

Federal Aviation Regulations and Publications

Ground Handling and Safety

Aircraft Inspection and Servicing

Maintenance Shop Requirements and Practices

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