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Title The Wright Flyer : an engineering perspective / edited by Howard S. Wolko ; with contributions by John D. Anderson, Jr. ... [et al.].

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Air and Space Museum, 1987.

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 GDL Central Library Storage    629.1333 WRI    Available
Description ix, 106 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Note Proceedings of a symposium held at the National Air and Space Museum, Dec. 16, 1983.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents The Wright brothers / John D. Anderson, Jr. -- Aerodynamics, stability, and control of the 1903 Wright Flyer / F.E.C. Culick and Henry R. Jex -- Longitudinal dynamics of the Wright brothers' early Flyers / Frederick J. Hooven -- Propulsion systems of the Wright brothers / Harvey H. Lippincott -- Structural design of the 1903 Wright Flyer / Howard S. Wolko.
Subject Airplanes -- Design and construction -- Congresses.
Wright Flyer (Airplane) -- Congresses.
Added Author Wolko, Howard S.
Anderson, John D. Jr. (John David), 1937-
National Air and Space Museum.
ISBN 0874749794 (pbk.)
Gpo Item No. 922-A-1
Sudoc No. SI 9.2:W93/2

 
    
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