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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Mechanics of Flight I.

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2221087 Z,ZK 4 2P+2C Czech
Lecturer:
Svatomír Slavík
Tutor:
František Brož
Supervisor:
Department of Aerospace Engineering
Synopsis:

The course covers the first part of flight mechanics dealing with the airplane performance. Airplane data necessary for performance analysis (mass, aerodynamic characteristics, power plant - thrust and power). Horizontal steady flight. Optimum and economic regimes. Descent, glide. Climb, ceiling. Range and endurance. Turn. Accelerated flights, dive. Take-off and landing. Energy methods to analyze aircraft performance at high speeds.

Requirements:

No requirements.

Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

Master the basics of flight dynamics.

Study materials:

V. Tichopád: Letové výkony, ČVUT Praha, 1984

B. W. McCormick: Aerodynamics, Aeronautics and Flight Mechanics, Wiley, New York, 1979

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
roomKN:A-210
Slavík S.
12:30–14:00
(lecture parallel1)
Karlovo nám.
Učebna KA210 12122
Tue
Fri
Thu
roomKN:A-209
Brož F.
12:30–14:00
(parallel nr.1)
Karlovo nám.
Učebna KA209 12122
Fri
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-01-26
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