Autogyros, Gyroplanes & Gyrocopters

By: Dave Organ

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With over 30 years experience as an Autogyro pilot, author Dave Organ has used his knowledge to produce a concise and easy to read book that covers all aspects of this little known form of Sport Flying. Topics covered include the Origins of Rotary Winged Flight, Birth of the Autogiro, Second generation Gyroplanes, Current single and two seat models, How they work and handling the theory, Gyros in the U.S.A., Powerplants and how they work, C.A.A. Training requirements, How to get started, Radiotelephony, Ken Wallis and 'Little Nellie', Pre-rotators, plus a comprehensive list of Contact addresses, Flying Instructors and Inspectors, and ending with a full Gyroplane Glossary.

Title: Autogyros, Gyroplanes & Gyrocopters

Author Name: Dave Organ

Categories: Transportation, Technology, Military, Aviation,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Cheltenham, Apex Publishing: 2010

ISBN Number: 0954194519

ISBN Number 13: 9780954194512

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Type: L8

Size: 24 x 17 x 1.2 cm. 180pages

Seller ID: LED0027

Keywords: autogyros, gyroplanes, gyrocopters, aviation