horizontal tail


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Noun1.horizontal tail - the horizontal stabilizer and elevator in the tail assembly of an aircraft
elevator - the airfoil on the tailplane of an aircraft that makes it ascend or descend
horizontal stabiliser, horizontal stabilizer, tailplane - the horizontal airfoil of an aircraft's tail assembly that is fixed and to which the elevator is hinged
stabilizer - airfoil consisting of a device for stabilizing an aircraft
empennage, tail assembly, tail - the rear part of an aircraft
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To be short, then, a whale is a spouting fish with a horizontal tail.
As you can see from our pictures of the new model seen alongside its predecessor - which has been around now for eight years - the biggest external difference is at the rear where larger, horizontal tail lights help give the Fiesta a more up to date look.
The model features a large version of BMW's trademark kidney grille, air breathers incorporated into the wheel arches immediately behind the front wheels, a D-pillar with a Hofmeister kink to provide a visual link between the X7 and the company's other models, and narrow horizontal tail lamps.
If the Air Force awards the contract to Boeing, Triumph's Aerospace Structures business unit, located in Red Oak, Texas, will supply the wing, vertical tail and horizontal tail structures, with opportunities for additional work, generating 950 direct and indirect jobs.
Not only is the name resurrected from the iconic two-seater drop-top the company first produced in the 1960s, but there are several design cues taken from the original too in the style and position of the LED headlamps, the broad hexagonal grille and the horizontal character line that runs from the front wing, kicking up over the rear hauCnch towards the horizontal tail lamps.
Not only is the name resurrected from the iconic two-seater drop-top the company first produced in the sixties, but there are several design cues taken from the original too in the style and position of the LED headlamps, the broad hexagonal grille and the horizontal character line that runs from the front wing, kicking up over the rear haunch, toward the horizontal tail lamps.
The new plant would manufacture two of the most complex work packages that include the horizontal tail plane for the Airbus A320 and the vertical fin for BoeingEe's B787 airliners.
Magellan Aerospace ("Magellan") announced today that it will be producing F-35 Lightning II horizontal tail assemblies under an agreement with BAE Systems.
One of the keys to understanding tailplane stalls and the appropriate recovery method is to understand what the horizontal tail of a conventional airplane (i.
Strata will become a source for the Airbus A320 Horizontal Tail Plane (HTP) and A350-900 Inboard Flaps (IBF).
Summary: The deal will see Strata become a source for Airbus A320 horizontal tail plane and A350-900 inboard flaps (IBF) in Abu Dhabi
At the rear, there are "seagull" wings and sharp horizontal tail lamps plus an integrated rear spoiler and twin exhausts.

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