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Aircraft performance

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Cambridge University Press , Cambridge [England], New York
Airplanes -- Perform
StatementW. Austyn Mair, David L. Birdsall.
SeriesCambridge aerospace series ;, 5
ContributionsBirdsall, David L.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL671.4 .M35 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 300 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1531660M
ISBN 100521362644
LC Control Number91009202

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