Physiological aspects of flying.

Physiological aspects of flying.

Date: September 25, 1943
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: "The purpose of this manual is to endeavor to explain in everyday terms the various physical and physiological problems that arise during flying, and to give in detail the latest knowledge of proved solutions to these problems." (--Page 2.)
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Aircraft mechanics tools.

Aircraft mechanics tools.

Date: February 26, 1945
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: A manual for the beginning airplane mechanic. Discusses the proper use and care of tools.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Airplane structures.

Airplane structures.

Date: October 29, 1941
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: Describes structural details of service airplanes used by the Army Air Corps, sufficient for personnel to perform inspection and maintenance of their equipment.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Aircraft woodwork.

Aircraft woodwork.

Date: December 22, 1942
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: Discusses woodworking in aircraft manufacturing in general, and in detail the characteristics of wood, the glue and hardware necessary, hand tools and machines, as well as repair of the aircraft.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Harmonization of aircraft fixed guns and sights.

Harmonization of aircraft fixed guns and sights.

Date: August 11, 1944
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: A handbook for aircraft armorers, describing the fundamentals of using aircraft gun sights.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Airplane inspection guide.

Airplane inspection guide.

Date: August 17, 1943
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: "The purpose of this manual is to furnish to mechanics, inspectors, and other personnel, ..., the necessary information relative to the inspection of airplanes, airplane engines, and auxiliary equipment."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Born of Dreams - Inspired by Freedom

Born of Dreams - Inspired by Freedom

Date: August 2009
Creator: United States. Centennial of Flight Commission.
Description: This website contains information compiled by the U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission regarding the 100-year anniversary of the Wright brothers' initial flight; it includes images, documents, information about national events, the final report of the Commission, and other resources.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Three Men Donning Flight Equipment]

[Three Men Donning Flight Equipment]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three male individuals in a field donning flight equipment as they stand in front of a stationary airplane.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Two Aviators Preparing for Flight]

[Two Aviators Preparing for Flight]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a male individual sitting in the pilot's seat of an airplane as another male individual starts to spin the propeller. The plane and the individuals are in an open field.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Civil Aeronautics Authority - Airplane before Takeoff]

[Civil Aeronautics Authority - Airplane before Takeoff]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an airplane before take off with a male individual pilot sitting in the cockpit. There is another plane visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
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