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By John Watkinson

the trendy helicopter is a cosmopolitan machine which merges a shocking variety of applied sciences jointly. This wide variety of disciplines is likely one of the fascinations of the helicopter, however it can be makes a whole knowing difficult.

these looking for an knowing of the helicopter will locate The artwork of the Helicopter necessary. John Watkinson ways each topic linked to the helicopter from first ideas and builds up in a in actual fact defined logical series utilizing simple English and transparent diagrams, warding off pointless mathematics.

Technical phrases and buzzwords are outlined and acronyms are spelled out. Misnomers, myths and previous better halves stories (for there are lots surrounding helicopters) are disposed of. when the contents of the booklet are expressed in elementary language there is not any oversimplification and the content material relies on confirmed physics and authorized conception. the scholar of helicopter expertise or aerodynamics will locate the following a concise creation prime certainly to extra complicated textbooks at the subject.

* Designed to enrich the guideline of PPL(H) flying education in an effort to support helicopter pilots in-training to accomplish their "wings".
* transparent and straightforward diagrams reduction verbal motives to supply a simple to appreciate account of the way helicopters are made, how they fly and the way to fly them.
* the one publication to hide all of the elements of helicopter layout, manufacture and function in a single volume.

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