Helicopter Aerodynamics
SUBJECT : Aeronautical Engineering
AUTHOR : Simon K John & Balachandra P Shetty
PUBLISHED ON : 07/06/17
NUMBER OF PAGES : ( 45 Pages)
PRICE : Rs 24.75

Basic aerodynamics, Airfoil section, rotor wing , relative wind, induced flow, angle of attack & incidence, aerodynamic forces, lift, drag, pressure distribution, centrifugal force, loss of disc area due to coning, rotational velocities, twisted & untwisted bade, hovering, ground effect, torque & anti torque, translating tendency, transverse flow effect, dissymmetry of flight & compensation, flapping hinges, momentum theory, rotor figure of merit(rotor efficiency), blade element theory, combined blade element and momentum theory, forward flight theory.