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- Each wing has a single aileron surface on the trailing edge to control roll and two flaps to control lift and drag.
- The other intuitive reaction is to attempt to roll the aircraft with ailerons to level the wings.
- Put the palm of your hand against the bottom of the leading edge of the aileron at each hinge and push up.
- He designed the world's first aircraft with ailerons.
- A pilot turns an airplane by using the ailerons and coordinated rudder to roll to a desired bank angle.
- Contrary to what one might think, the short wings and the four ailerons give only a modest rate of roll.
- The left wing is now finished as are the flaps and ailerons while the wing tips are nearing completion.
- It dawned on me the free-play I felt in the flight controls was an aileron gasping for air to push against as I leveled the wings.
- There, stretching from the leading edge to the aileron hinge, was a crack in the plywood skin about an eighth of an inch wide.
- Avoid adverse yaw by allowing the ailerons to streamline when there's no crosswind present.
- In order to prevent student pilots from getting into deeps stalls followed by deadly spins, Thieblot created a wing that allowed the ailerons to remain effective in a stall, thus making stall recovery easier.
- Probably due to flutter, an aileron departed the wing and the racer flipped over out of control and smashed into the ground.
- He entered the fuselage from a hatch located between the flaps / ailerons atop the fuselage.
- With a sliding hatch, nonsteerable nosewheel and the quickest ailerons of any four-seater, the Cheetah was one of the sportiest singles you could buy in the late '70s.
- The rear two cylinders of the six cylinder engine were visible above the ground, with the rest below ground, Flight control cables were attached to elevator, rudder, and ailerons.
- It sat on the trailing edge of the wings, preventing the ailerons from moving.
- Airplanes turn while remaining aloft primarily by controlling the positions of ailerons mounted on horizontally oriented wings.
- Eva Air landed in Los Angeles in one piece, with rudder, elevator, fuselage, trim tabs and ailerons intact.
- Once the airplane reaches a high enough altitude, the water freezes, affecting the operation of an aileron control bearing.
- From a distance, it was easy to see that while the aileron on one side was in alignment, the other aileron was sagging significantly.