Checking date: 28/04/2017


Course: 2017/2018

Mechanics of Flight
(15344)
Study: Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering (251)


Coordinating teacher: SANCHEZ ARRIAGA, GONZALO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Bioengineering and Aerospace Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

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Description of contents: programme
Learning activities and methodology
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • Bernard Etkin and Lloyd D. Reid. Dynamics of Flight. Wiley. 1996
  • M. A. Gomez Tierno, M. Pérez Cortés y C. Puentes. Mecánica de Vuelo. Instituto Universitario de Microgravedad "Ignacio Da Riva". 2009
  • Mario Asselin. An Introduction to Aircraft Performance. AIAA Educational Series. 1997
Additional Bibliography
  • Alfred Cotterill Kermode. Mechanics of Flight. Longman. 1996
  • Angelo Miele. Flight Mechanics, Vol.1 . Addison-Wesley Pub. Co.. 1962
  • Bandu N. Pamadi. Performance, Stability, Dynamics and Control of Airplanes. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Inc.. 2004
  • Barnes Warnock McCormick. Aerodynamics Aeronautics and Flight Mechanics. Wiley. 1995
  • Bernard Etkin. Dynamics of Atmosopheric Flight. Dover Publications. 2005
  • Bernard Etkin, Lloyd D. Reid. Dynamics of Flight. Stability and Control. Wiley. 1996
  • Cubierta delantera Barnes Warnock McCormick. Aerodynamics Aeronautics and Flight Mechanics. Wiley. 1995
  • Francis J. Hale. Introduction to Aircraft Performance, Selection and Design. Wiley. 1984
  • Holt Ashley. Engineering Analysis of Flight Vehicles. Courier Dover Publications. 1992
  • M. V. Cook. Flight Dynamics Principles. Elsevier. 2007
  • Mario Asselin. Introduction to Aircraft Performance. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. 1997
  • Robert C. Nelson. Flight Stability and Automatic Control. WCB/McGraw Hill. 1998
  • Shiva Kumar Ojha. Flight Performance of Aircraft. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. 1995

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.