Aircraft Design: Configuration Layout, Loft, & CAD Training

Aircraft Design: Configuration Layout, Loft, & CAD Training


Aircraft Design: Configuration Layout, Loft, & CAD Training Course Description

This popular 5-day Aircraft Design Short Aircraft Design: Configuration Layout, Loft, & CAD Training, developed for those who actually work in new aircraft configuration layout, this class in configuration Layout and Loft provides an expert’s insight into the subject covering topics such as fuselage layout for minimum drag and cost, wing layout for optimal aerodynamics, and the classical lofting methods upon which current practice is based. The class also discusses modern lofting mathematics as used in Computer-Aided Design systems, and includes advice on the best way to use CAD for aircraft concept design. Topics include:

Quickly Getting The Design Started
Configuration Design Graphical Techniques
Wing & Tail Layout Including Airfoil Interpolation & Flat Wrap
Aircraft Lofting Methods & Mathematics
Computer-Aided Configuration Design
Analytical Geometry, Conics, Splines, Fairing, Bsplines, Nurbs, Surface Fitting, Curve Smoothing, & Parametric Surface Patches

Aircraft Design: Configuration Layout, Loft, & CAD TrainingRelated Courses:

Duration:2 days

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With onsite Training, courses can be scheduled on a date that is convenient for you, and because they can be scheduled at your location, you don’t incur travel costs and students won’t be away from home. Onsite classes can also be tailored to meet your needs. You might shorten a 5-day class into a 3-day class, or combine portions of several related courses into a single course, or have the instructor vary the emphasis of topics depending on your staff’s and site’s requirements.

Course Content:


The Profession Of Design
Design Case Study
Required Requirements
Layout: Step By Step
Analytical Geometry For Aircraft Loft
Fuselage Layout & Conics loft


Wing / Tail Layout
Landing Gear Layout
Computer Graphics Mathematics
Geometric Representation
Survey Of CAD Programs
Computer-Aided Conceptual Design

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Time Frame: 0-3 Months4-12 Months

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