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A History of Suction-Type Laminar-Flow Control with Emphasis on Flight Research - From the 1930s to the X-21 and the Boeing 757, Swept Wings, Noise, Insect Contamination, Ice Particles, Supersonic
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA report presents a history of that portion of laminar-flow technology known as active laminar-flow control, which employs suction of a small quantity of air through airplane surfaces.
Design Model Aircraft for Fun And Profit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mechanics / Aerodynamics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
This book is about the steps taken to design radio control model aircraft from start to finish. I show readers and prospective designers, how to create a successful flying aircraft, specifically the Quickie Q1. Drawing the aircraft using Computer Aided Design for accuracy and professionalism, the Quickie prototype aircraft is then built and flown, free plans are included with the book!
Separating the Real from the Imagined: Flight Research at NACA and NASA, 1915-1998 - Experimental Planes and Spacecraft, X-1, X-15, XV-15, X-planes, Muroc, Lifting Bodies, Dryden, Armstrong, Shuttle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,030. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA book documents the historical R&D program of NASA by focusing on flight research.
The History of the XV-15 Tilt Rotor Research Aircraft: From Concept to Flight - XV-3 Program, Stability Issues, Army and Navy Participation, VTOL, Flight Research Incidents and Crash, V-22 Osprey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this wonderful NASA history document tells the story of the successful development of the tilt rotor aircraft.
Wilbur and Orville Wright: Chronology Commemorating the Hundredth Anniversary of the Birth of Orville Wright - Engaging History of the Aeronautics Pioneers, including Flight Logs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book marks a lasting contribution to the observance of this ultimate aviation milestone.
Innovation in Flight: Research of the NASA Langley Research Center on Revolutionary Advanced Concepts for Aeronautics - SST, Supersonic Civil Aircraft, Blended Wing Body, Laminar Flow, Vortex Flap
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA publication provides an overview of the topic of revolutionary research in aeronautics at Langley, including many examples of research efforts that offer significant potential benefits, but have not yet been applied.
Origami The Plane: 11 Styles Paper Folding The Plane Easy To Do
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Origami the paper plane 11 styles to do and can play it. How to make paper planes? This book teaches you the papers folding of the classic plane 11 styles easy to do. We will show you step by step from the first step to complete one and also show you the picture with its explanation that you can easily understand and done it.
An Alien Affair
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 86,850. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An abducted military man called, Scott, and a beautiful woman from a secret off-world human colony battle another species called, Grey. They must not only fight for their own survival but also for the entire human race. Historical and scientific facts are explained during the story, combined with a romantic relationship that crosses star systems. Earth humans are at risk, but can Scott win?
Pilot Olmak İstiyorum
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: Turkish. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
Dünyanın etrafında uçan ilk Türk pilotu, Kariyer.net’ in kurucusu Tufan Sevinçel’den pilot adaylarına tavsiyeler… Nasıl Pilot olunur? Uçuş Okulu nasıl seçilir? Ticari Pilot nedir? ATPL nedir?
This Son of Mine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A socially gauche detective falls in love with the widow of a murder victim. Her teenage son is angry, frustrated and single-minded, but he embraces the detective’s hobby of flying gyrocopters. His ingenuity leads him to improve their design. Then the body of his father’s killer is discovered in the Bristol Channel – possibly murdered. The boy had the motive, the means and the opportunity.