Problems of specialised helicopter operations

[papers] presented at the Royal Aeronautical Society, 9 February 1977.
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Royal Aeronautical Society , London
Helicopters -- Addresses, essays, lect
ContributionsRoyal Aeronautical Society.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL716.5 .P73
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. in various pagings :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4614287M
LC Control Number77378259

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