angle of yaw


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angle of yaw

n.
The angle between an aircraft's longitudinal axis and its line of travel, as seen from above.
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For example, at a high angle of yaw, the M855 performs very well, transferring its energy to the target in short order.
However, the EPR provides the same effects when striking its target, regardless of the angle of yaw.
Meanwhile finalists in the Poetry category include Louise Gluck for Averno and Ben Lerner for Angle of Yaw.