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Aircraft engine basics

Kas Thomas

Aircraft engine basics

by Kas Thomas

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Published by TBO Advisor Books in Wilton, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airplanes -- Motors -- Design and construction.,
  • Airplanes -- Motors -- Maintenance and repair.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[Kas Thomas].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL701 .T42 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL631718M
    LC Control Number96233257

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