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By E. Torenbeek

Because the schooling of aeronautical engineers at Delft collage of know-how began in 1940 lower than tae inspiring management of Professor H.J. van der Maas, a lot emphasis has been put on the layout of plane as a part of the student's curriculum. not just is airplane layout an non-compulsory topic for thesis paintings, yet each aeronautical scholar has to hold out a initial plane layout during his learn. the most goal of this initial layout paintings is to permit the coed to synthesize the data ob­ tained individually in classes on aerodynamics, plane performances, balance and con­ trol, plane constructions, and so on. The student's workouts in initial layout were directed over the years by means of a couple of employees contributors of the dept of Aerospace Engineering in Delft. the writer of this publication, Mr. E. Torenbeek, has made a wide contribution to this a part of the learn programme for a few years. not just has he obtained giant adventure in instructing plane layout at collage point, yet he has additionally been deeply concerned about design-oriented re­ seek, e.g. constructing rational layout equipment and systematizing layout details. i'm very happy that this wealth of expertise, tools and information is now awarded during this ebook.

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