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The Principles of Flight

The Principle's of Flight Web site is offered by the Pilot's Web Aviation Journal and contains an excellent introduction to the physics of flight. Topics include Newton's laws of motion and force, airfoils, lift and drag, forces acting on an airplane, speed, flight maneuvers, the effects of roll, and more. Each topic contains good illustrations, descriptions, and equations. Overall, the site is an interesting and informative look behind the science of flight.
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Alternate Title Pilot's Web The Aviators' Journal: Principles of Flight
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Date Issued [2001-]
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Scout Publication
Date of Scout Publication 2002-03-22
Archived Scout Publication URL https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/ps/2002/0322

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