tail wheel

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tail wheel

n
1. (Aeronautics) a wheel fitted to the rear of a vehicle, esp the landing wheel under the tail of an aircraft
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The conventional landing gear was reinstalled on the accident airplane earlier in December 2016; the accident occurred during the second flight after the reinstallation.
Back when I was 17 and conventional landing gear was the norm, I went on a night flight over Atlanta in a Cessna 140.

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