Introduction


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Introduction
IntroductionThe text examines and focuses on aircraft design, concepts of mechanical and structural factors in aviation, different flight loads, structural integrity, stresses, properties of material, compression, bending, and aircraft fatigue; in addition, it provides detailed analysis of the failure process.This book is a brief introduction to aircraft materials used in aircraft construction, such as aluminum, steel, glass, composite, rubber, and carbon fiber, and to their design to absorb applicable loads, limit loads, and failure modes. It also examines the maintenance procedures, practices, and fundamentals that include the aging aircraft, corrosion, and the methods of inspection such as nondestructive testing and nondestructive inspection. It also discusses case studies of aircraft crashes and their scenarios in relation…
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Tariq Siddiqui: Aircraft Materials and Analysis. Introduction, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2015), AccessEngineering Export