Understanding Aircraft Structures / Edition 3

Understanding Aircraft Structures / Edition 3

by John Cutler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0632050012

ISBN-13: 9780632050017

Pub. Date: 12/25/1998

Publisher: Wiley

This book explains aircraft structures so as to provide a basic understanding of the subject and the terminology used, as well as illustrating some of the problems. The Third Edition has been updated and includes new sections on smart structures and on composite structures and materials. The book is designed as an introduction for students taking higher certificate or…  See more details below

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This book explains aircraft structures so as to provide a basic understanding of the subject and the terminology used, as well as illustrating some of the problems. The Third Edition has been updated and includes new sections on smart structures and on composite structures and materials. The book is designed as an introduction for students taking higher certificate or degree courses in aeronautical engineering. It will also assist draughtsmen and licensed engineers to design air frame repairs or modifications which are acceptable to the CAA, FAA or other relevant airworthiness authorities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632050017
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/25/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.48(d)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2History3
Ch. 3Parts of the aircraft29
Ch. 4Loads on the aircraft38
Ch. 5The form of structures57
Ch. 6Materials89
Ch. 7Processes112
Ch. 8Corrosion and protective treatments124
Ch. 9Detail design133
Ch. 10Campsite materials in aircraft structures159
Ch. 11Quality and airworthiness173
Ch. 12Stressing182
Ch. 13Presentation of modifications and repairs195

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