Building aircraft and spacecraft : aerospace engineers

by Roby, Cynthia,

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 2 of 2 copies
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Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 620.09 RO
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Summary
Readers will love exploring a career as an aerospace engineer, a job where the sky is never the limit. This book explores both sides of aerospace engineering; aeronautical and astronautical. Readers will learn the different jobs and tasks that make up this important career, as well as the different technologies aerospace engineers use and design. This book provides all the tools readers need to start working towards a career in this exciting field, as well as inspiration through introductions to notable aerospace engineers. Engaging text and vivid photographs provide a dynamic reading experience, while sidebars and a graphic organizer present additional information in an accessible way. This is a perfect addition to STEM and career-based instruction, and it is sure to be a hit with young engineers everywhere.
Contents
Flying high
Firsts in flight
Rocket science
The beginning of astronautics
The space shuttle era
Space probes and drones
The future of flight
Leaders in the field
A day at work
Becoming an aerospace engineer
The sky is never the limit.

Additional Information
Series Engineers rule!
Subjects Aerospace engineering -- Juvenile literature.
Aerospace engineers -- Juvenile literature.
Rockets (Aeronautics) -- Juvenile literature.
Space flight -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :PowerKids Press,2016
Edition First edition.
Other Titles Aerospace engineers
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
ISBN 9781508145288
1508145288
9781508145301
150814530X
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