Ed Heinemann Combat Aircraft Designer

By: Heinemann, Edward H. and Rosario Rausa

Price: $85.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several large tears, including one along the rear flap joint, and several small edge tear, nicks and small chips. There is rubbing and wrinkling to the top spine ends. "Heinemann was born in Saginaw, Michigan, but moved to California as a boy and was raised in Los Angeles. A self-taught engineer, he joined Douglas Aircraft as a draftsman in 1926, but was laid off within a year. After stints at International Aircraft, Moreland Aircraft, and the first Northrop Corporation, Heinemann rejoined Douglas after it acquired Northrop. Heinemann became Douglas's Chief Engineer in 1936. He remained with the company through 1960, when he left to join Guidance Technology. In 1962 he joined General Dynamics as Corporate Vice President of Engineering. In this position he oversaw the development of the F-16. He retired in 1973. " (from Wikipedia)

Title: Ed Heinemann Combat Aircraft Designer

Author Name: Heinemann, Edward H. and Rosario Rausa

Categories: Aeronautics / Astronautics,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1980

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: A41033

Keywords: Aeronautics / Astronautics Ed Heineman Aircraft Design Aircraft Engineers Air Combat Aeronautics / Astronautics,