Introduction to Flight

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1) The First Aeronautical Engineers

2) Fundamental Thoughts

3) The Standard Atmosphere

4) Basic Aerodynamics

5) Airfoils, Wings, and Other Aerodynamics Shapes

6) Elements of Airplane Performance

7) Principles of Stability and Control

8) Space Flight (Astronautics)

9) Propulsion

10) Hypersonic Vehicles

Appendix A - Standard Atmosphere, SI Units

Appendix B - Standard Atmosphere, English Engineering Units

Appendix C - Symbols and Conversion Factors

Appendix D - Airfoil Data

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