tail flap

Related to tail flap: tail fold
Translations

tail flap

n (Aer) → timone m di profondità
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Males have a long, narrow tail flap. Females have a very broad tail flap, better suited to support clusters of eggs, which are quite visible.
First, turn the crab onto its back and remove the larger tail flap and the two smaller flaps at the front.
At the same moment, another message indicates that the "fly-by-wire" electronic flight system which controls the wing and tail flaps shifted to "alternative law" - an emergency backup system engaged after multiple electricity failures.