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Title NASA's contributions to aeronautics / Richard P. Hallion, editor.

Imprint Washington, DC : National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  NAS 1.21:2010-570/    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (2 volumes) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series NASA/SP ; 2010-570
NASA SP (Series) ; 570.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on March 31, 2011).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents v. 1. Aerodynamics, structures, propulsion, controls -- v. 2. Flight environment, operations, flight testing, and research.
Summary V. 1. Since its creation, NASA has steadily advanced flight within the atmosphere, repeatedly influencing aviation's evolution by extending the rich legacy of its predecessor, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, or NACA. This first volume in a two-volume set includes case studies and essays on NACA-NASA research for contributions such as high-speed wing design, the area rule, rotary-wing aerodynamics research, sonic boom mitigation, hypersonic design, computational fluid dynamics, electronic flight control and environmentally friendly aircraft technology. -- v. 2. volume includes case studies and essays on NACA-NASA research for contributions including wind shear and lightning research, flight operations, human factors, wind tunnels, composite structures, general aviation aircraft safety, supersonic cruise aircraft research and atmospheric icing.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- History.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. (OCoLC)fst00528469
USA National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Aeronautics -- Research -- United States -- History.
Aeronautics -- Research. (OCoLC)fst00798376
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Hallion, Richard.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Other Form: Print version: NASA's contributions to aeronautics. 9780160846373 (DLC) 2009044645 (OCoLC)467355427
ISBN 9780160846373 (set)
0160846374 (set)
9780160846359 (v. 1)
0160846358 (v. 1)
9780160846366 (v. 2)
0160846366 (v. 2)
Gpo Item No. 0830-I (online)
Sudoc No. NAS 1.21:2010-570/

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