Aircraft Performance & Design
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I Preliminary Considertions

1 The Evolution of the Airplane and its Performance: A Short History

2 Aerodynamics of the Airplane: The Drag Polar

3 Some Propulsion Characteristics

II Airplane Performance

4 The Equations of Motion

5 Airplane Performance: Steady Flight

6 Airplane Performance: Accelerated Flight

III Airplane Design

7 The Philosphy of Airplane Design

8 Design of a Propeller-Driven Airplane

9 Design of Jet-Propelled Airplanes



A Standard Altitude Table (SI Units)

B Standard Altitude Table (English Engineering Units)