Introduction to Aircraft Design
2 Why should we design a new aircraft?
3 Why is it that shape? – Civil aircraft
4 Why is it that shape? – Other types
5 What’s under the skin? – Structure and propulsion
6 What’s under the skin?- Airframe systems
7 What’s under the skin? – Avionics, flight control and weapon 89
8 Why do aircraft cost so much?
9 What help can I get? – Bibliography and computer-aided
10 The shape of things to come – Should the project continue
11 What can go wrong? – Some lessons from past aircraft
projects, and a glimpse into the future
Appendix A – Useful aircraft design data