Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age

Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age

by Paul E. Ceruzzi

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Overview

Computers and flying machines are two dominant technologies of our time. Spacecraft and fighters make use of leading-edge computer technologies in their design, testing, manufacture, navigation, and operation; pilots and astronauts rely on computer simulations throughout their training.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780262031431
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 05/28/1989
Pages: 284

About the Author

Paul E. Ceruzzi is a Curator at the National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. He is the author of A History of Modern Computing, Internet Alley: High Technology in Tysons Corner, 1945-2005,both published by the MIT Press, and other books.

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