Monumental engineering text offers
comprehensive, detailed coverage of every aspect of theory and design: elements
of vertical flight, forward flight, performance, mathematics of rotating systems,
rotary wing dynamics and aerodynamics, aeroelasticity, stability and control,
stall, noise and more. Essential reading for any student or aeronautical engineer
interested in the design and development of vertical-flight aircraft. 189 illustrations.
Bibliography. 1980 edition.