Mechanics of Flight I


Krzysztof Sibilski, prof.

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Grading criteria

60% continuous assessment based on guided projects, 40% test work. Practical work: five (6) projects covering covering aerodynamic characteristics of airplane and basic performance of the airplane.


1. Phillips, W. F., Mechanics of Flight, John Willey and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, USA, 2004.
2. Etkin, B., Reid, L. D., Dynamics of Flight, 3rd ed., John Willey and Sons, New York, USA, 1996.
3. Roskam, J., Airplane Flight Dynamic and Control, Vol. I, DARCorporation, Lawrence, Kansas, USA, 1999.