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Fundamentals of Sailplane Design by Fred Thomas

By Fred Thomas

This specific ebook by means of Prof. Fred Thomas of the Technical collage of Braunschweig grew out of the author's paintings with the Braunschweig Akaflieg (University-affiliated educational Flying Group). In its unique German, it served as a textbook and precious reference for college students within the Akafliegs. This English variation has been accelerated and up-to-date to incorporate many sailplanes and technical advancements showing because the newest German version.

The e-book emphasizes actual relationships instead of mathematical element, making it appropriate for starting pilots and engineers alike.

Discusses the layout of high-performance sailplanes: Aerodynamics, Flight Mechanics, Certification laws, Cross-Country conception, and layout Optimization. features a reference part with simple layout information for over a hundred and fifty sailplanes.

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