☆ Wide-Body: The Triumph of the 747 || ✓ PDF Download by É Clive Irving

By Clive Irving | Comments: ( 211 ) | Date: ( Dec 14, 2019 )

The creation of the 747 is a fascinating story composed of diverse elements a disparate scientific team and one visionary engineer confronting a massive aeronautical challenge huge sums of money one do or die project putting a whole corporation at stake cutthroat competition among corporate giants and political subterfuge on a global scale 32 photos.


  • Title: Wide-Body: The Triumph of the 747
  • Author: Clive Irving
  • ISBN: 9780688099022
  • Page: 350
  • Format: Hardcover

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Comments Wide-Body: The Triumph of the 747

  • Ilya

    This book is an analogue of The Soul of a New Machine by Tracy Kidder, except it is about the famous Boeing 747 airliner, not an obscure 1980s minicomputer. However, it starts out much earlier. When the Allies occupied Germany in the summer of 1945, they discovered a vast secret aerodynamic research center in a forest near Braunschweig. Its laboratories and wind tunnels gathered data that said that in order to fly near or above the speed of sound, a jet aircraft should have a swept-back wing. Bo [...]


  • Mark

    The fascinating story of the development of the 747. After reading this book, you will never fail to notice one of these beautiful aircraft when one flies low overhead.


  • Converse

    Nominally about the design of the 747 airliner, but in fact ranging over most of Boeings commercial planes and the B-47, which set the pattern for multi-engine subsonic jets


  • Chris

    Easy read on the development of arguably the most monumental airplane of the last 50 years.


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