Experimental Flight Mechanics: Fixed Wing Performance

Instructor: Uwe Peter Solies, PhD, Aerospace Engineering

Textbook: References:

Kimberlin, R.D., Flight Testing Fixed Wing Aircraft, AIAA Education Series,
Reston, VA, 2003

Course Content: Fundamental theories, flight test techniques, and data collection and analyses for fixed wing aircraft stability and control. Topics: static and dynamic longitudinal stability, longitudinal maneuvering stability and control, static and dynamic lateral-directional stability, lateral control power, and departure testing.

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