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Air turbulence a bibliography covering physical, meteorological, and operational aspects.

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Published by Daniel & Florence Guggenheim Aviation Safety Center, Cornell University in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementAssembled by R. M. Woodham.
ContributionsWoodham, R. M., Cornell University. Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Aviation Safety Center., Flight Safety Foundation.
LC ClassificationsZ6683.T8 A4
The Physical Object
Pagination28 columns.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5689846M
LC Control Number70010871

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