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. There you have him.
a spouting fish, with a horizontal tail. BOOK III.( Duodecimo), CHAPTER I ( Huzza Porpoise).
The vehicle features curved LED headlamps with LED DRLs, a rakish windshield, a short bonnet, swept-back radiator grille, horizontal tail lamps, a front grille with a chrome bar, new bumper with circular fog lamps with chrome detailing around the circumference and seven-inch driver information display.
One answer is the effect on the horizontal tail, which may experience greater or lesser down force in sync with the power setting.
THSAs ensure that an aircraft maintains altitude during flight by adjusting the angle of the horizontal tail surface.
The technical descriptions for various designs--such as for the wing, the unit horizontal tail (UHT) and the hydraulics--are impressive.
Some of these methods include moving the tail using collective and differential pitch angle variations of the left and right side of the horizontal tail and the forward and backward motion of the tail in longitudinal axis (e.g., see [1, 2]).
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.
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.

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