Aerodynamics of the Helicopter: The Standard Work on Helicopters, the Best Textbook on The......

The classic text on helicopter aerodynamics, Aerodynamics of the Helicopter has been in continuous print for over fifty years Clearly written and well illustrated, the book focuses on fundamental physical relationships without a highly complex mathematical development The emphasis on fundamenta

Helicopter Theory

The history of the helicopter may be traced back to the Chinese flying top c 400 B.C and to the work of Leonardo da Vinci, who sketched designs for a vertical flight machine utilizing a screw type propeller In the late nineteenth century, Thomas Edison experimented with helicopter models, reali