Logo

Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook

Large book cover: Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook

Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook

Publisher: Federal Aviation Administration
ISBN/ASIN: 1560276762
ISBN-13: 9781560276760
Number of pages: 97

Description:
Weight and balance, two of the most important factors affecting flight safety, are thoroughly discussed in this official FAA handbook. Indispensable for those responsible for aircraft weight distribution - the engineers, designers, pilots, and aviation maintenance technicians - this guide clearly explains how to correctly determine the weight and center of gravity for any type of aircraft, including the new light-sport aircraft (LSA) and very light jet (VLJ) categories.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(13MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Aerodynamics and Flight Dynamics of Turbojet AircraftAerodynamics and Flight Dynamics of Turbojet Aircraft
by - NASA
This book presents the physical bases of practical high-speed aerodynamics, and the influence of air compressibility on the aerodynamic characteristics of wings and aircraft. Primary attention is turned to passenger jets.
(23825 views)
Book cover: Fundamentals of Aerospace EngineeringFundamentals of Aerospace Engineering
by - Create Space
This book covers an undergraduate, introductory course to aeronautical engineering and aims at combining theory and practice to provide a comprehensive, thorough introduction to the fascinating, yet complex discipline of aerospace engineering.
(13494 views)
Book cover: Orders of Magnitude: A History of the NACA and NASA, 1915-1990Orders of Magnitude: A History of the NACA and NASA, 1915-1990
by - United States Government Printing
This is a concise history of NACA and its successor agency, NASA. This edition not only updates the historical record, but restores aeronautics to its due place in the history of the agency and of mankind's most fascinating and continuing voyage.
(16514 views)
Book cover: Wind TunnelsWind Tunnels
by - InTech
This book collects original research studies on recent applications in wind tunnel tests, exhibiting various investigation directions and providing a bird's eye view on this broad subject area. Addressed to researchers and professional engineers.
(21031 views)