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2019/2020

Principles of Flight 2

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
21ZYL2 Z,ZK 5 2P+2C Czech
Lecturer:
Stanislav Absolon, Lenka Hanáková, Jakub Hospodka, Lukáš Matějka, Roman Matyáš, Přemysl Vávra
Tutor:
Stanislav Absolon, Lenka Hanáková, Jakub Hospodka, Lukáš Matějka, Roman Matyáš, Přemysl Vávra
Supervisor:
Department of Air Transport
Synopsis:

Ways of producing thrust, propeller, jet propulsion, thrust and momentum, propulsion efficiency, aerodynamics of fixed and variable pitch propeller, propeller operation modes, propeller airstream effect, gyroscopic effect, balance of forces in horizontal flight, glide and landing, performances, take off an climb, acceleration, positive load, manoevures, stability and controllability, transsonic speeds.

Requirements:

Knowledge of low-speed aerodynamics.

Syllabus of lectures:
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Study Objective:

The goal of the course is to explain deeply the principles of aerodynamics with the intention of high-speed aerodynamics.

Study materials:

Dvořák, R. ? Kozel, K.: Matematické metody v aerodynamice. Skriptum ČVUT. 1992

BROŽ, Václav: Aerodynamika vysokých rychlostí. Vydavatelství ČVUT. 1995.

Učební texty pro piloty letounů a techniky údržby letadel. CERM (prof. Ing. Ludvík Kulčák, CSc. a kol.)

Hoerner, S. F.: Fluid-Dynamic Drag, Hoerner Fluid Dynamics, Bakersfield

Note:
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