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Basic Helicopter Aerodynamics, 3rd Edition by Simon Newman, John M. Seddon

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Index

actuator disc

advance ratio μ

advancing blade

Advancing Blade Concept

advancing side

aerodynamic

drag

loading

moment

Agusta Westland

Lynx, see Westland Lynx

Merlin

Aiken, Edwin W.

Alenia C27J

Alouette SA315 Lama

angle of incidence (attack)

anti-flap stop

Archangleis

articulation

aspect ratio

attitude hold

autogyro

autorotation

autostabilisation

auxiliary power

axial flight

azimuth angle

BAe Hawk 200

balance of forces

balance of moments

Baumhauer

Beddoes, T.S.

Bell 412

Agusta BA609

AH1 Cobra

AH-1W

Boeing V22 Osprey

Jet Ranger

stabilizer bar

XV3

Bennett, J.A.J.

Bennett, W.E.

Berliner

BERP blade

best-range speed

Bienvenu

blade

area

collective pitch

cuff

cyclic pitch

element theory

feathering

flapping

lead–lag

loading

mean lift coefficient

oscillation

pitch

pitching moment

pitching moment break

section design

stall

tip shapes

twist

vortex interaction

wake

blockage

Boeing Vertol

Chinook

H46 Sea Knight

boundary layer

Boyne, Walter J.

Bramwell, A.R.S.

Brand, Albert

Breguet

Breguet–Dorand Gyroplane

Brennan

Bristol Type 171 Sycamore

Briggs, G. A.

Brotherhood, P.

brownout

Byham, Geoffrey

camber

Carta, F.O.

Castles, W.R.

ceiling

centrifugal force

Cheeseman, I.C.

Chinese top

Cierva

W9

W11 Air Horse

Cierva, Juan de la

Clark, D.R.

climb

climb in forward flight

coaxial rotor

cockpit

Coleman

collective pitch

compound helicopter

compressibility

Concorde

coned rotor

coning angle

contraction

control plane

Coriolis

acceleration

forcing

on weather systems

Cornu, Paul

Cyclic

pitch

stick

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