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Published by Aeronautical Engineering Dept., Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge .
Written in English


  • Airplanes -- Control systems.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Robert C. Seamans, Jr.
LC ClassificationsTL678 .S4
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4473513M
LC Control Number79300770

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