The students will:
1. Learn and understand of the essential information regarding the performance and the characteristics of an aircraft
2. Learn and understand the aircraft design phases and how to proceed to the early phases of the aerodynamic design and performance calculation of a simple aircraft
Course Content (Syllabus)
Conceptual, preliminary, detailed design. Specific aerodynamic data for aircraft wings. Aircraft performance (takeoff, climb, steady level flight, landing). Aircraft stability and control. Future designs. Aircraft design examples. Aerothermodynamics for reentry conditions.
Design, performance, stability, control, reentry conditions, aircraft, aero engines, engine cycle, noise, pollutants