'Aerodynamics of the Helicopter' is published

Wednesday, December 31, 1952



One of the early and most notable text books on rotary wing Aeromechanics (by Alfred Gessow and Garry Myers) is first published. The reference is provided below,

Gessow, A., and Myers, G. C., Jr.: Aerodynamics of the Helicopter. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1952.

Source: Johnson W., Milestones in Rotorcraft Aeromechanics, NASA/TP-2011-25971, May 2011, Page 13

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