cyclic pitch lever

Related to cyclic pitch lever: Collective pitch

cyclic pitch lever

n
(Aeronautics) a lever in a helicopter to change the angle of attack of individual rotor blades, causing the helicopter to move forwards, backwards, or sideways. Compare collective pitch lever
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* Cyclic pitch lever: The joystick used to steer the helicopter

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