The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Aeronautics & Astronautics

Most popular at the top

  • How Spacecraft Flyby Graham Swinerd

    Springer 2008; US$ 27.50

    Explains aerodynamic and astrodynamic flight without the use of mathematics for non-technical readers who are interested in spaceflight and spacecraft. This book provides the historical context upon which the developments in spaceflight have been built. more...

  • Spaceplanesby Matthew A. Bentley

    Springer 2009; US$ 34.95

    Presents a vision of the future in which space vehicles can take off from an international airport, refuel in space, and fly regularly between the Earth and the Moon. This title offers a picture of the future which explains why the Space Tourist market could become an important factor in the mid-term future development of space transportation. more...

  • Space Technologies for the Benefit of Human Society and Earthby Phillip Olla

    Springer 2009; US$ 239.00

    Offers a comprehensive review of how space technology can be used to resolve fundamental environmental, technological, and humanitarian challenges that we are experiencing on our planet. This book demonstrates to the IT and business communities how space technology can be incorporated into terrestrial IT applications to facilitate decision-making. more...

  • Safety Design for Space Systemsby Gary E. Musgrave Ph.D; Axel Larsen; Tommaso Sgobba

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 230.00

    Progress in space safety lies in the acceptance of safety design and engineering as an integral part of the design and implementation process for new space systems. Safety must be seen as the principle design driver of utmost importance from the outset of the design process, which is only achieved through a culture change that moves all stakeholders... more...

  • Deep Space Flight and Communicationsby Claudio Maccone

    Springer 2009; US$ 189.00

    Offers a look at the ways in which it is possible to exploit the focusing effect of the Sun as a gravitational lens for scientific missions to distances of 550 AU and beyond into interstellar space. This book deals with the problems of communicating between an interstellar spaceship and the Earth, especially at very high speeds. more...

  • The Cambridge Aerospace Dictionaryby Bill Gunston

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 46.00

    The Cambridge Aerospace Dictionary, first published in 2009, is scholarly, accessible and essential reading for those interested in flight and the aerospace industry. more...

  • Principles of Flight Simulationby David Allerton

    Wiley 2009; US$ 120.00

    Principles of Flight Simulation is a comprehensive guide to flight simulator design, covering the modelling, algorithms and software which underpin flight simulation. The book covers the mathematical modelling and software which underpin flight simulation. The detailed equations of motion used to model aircraft dynamics are developed and then applied... more...

  • Basic Research and Technologies for Two-Stage-to-Orbit Vehiclesby Dieter Jacob; Gottfried Sachs; Siegfried Wagner

    Wiley 2006; US$ 390.00

    Focusing on basic aspects of future reusable space transportation systems and covering overall design, aerodynamics, thermodynamics, flight dynamics, propulsion, materials, and structures, this report presents some of the most recent results obtained in these disciplines. The authors are members of three Collaborative Research Centers in Aachen, Munich... more...

  • Marsby Viorel Badescu

    Springer 2009; US$ 209.00

    The manned mission is seen as a first step towards a Mars surface exploration base-station and, later, establishing permanent settlement. The location and use of Mars?s natural resources is vital to enable cost-effective long-duration human exploration and exploitation missions as well as subsequent human colonization. Planet resources include various... more...

  • The New Space Raceby Erik Seedhouse

    Springer 2009; US$ 34.95

    The world's most populous nation views space as an asset, not only from a technological and commercial perspective, but also from a political and militaristic one. The repercussions of this ideology already extend far beyond Washington. China vs. United States offers a glimpse of future Chinese aspirations in space and the politico-militaristic... more...