double slotted flap
- A flap with a vane and thus two slots—one between the flap and the vane and other between the wing and the vane.
Aviation dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
slotted flaps — A type of trailing edge flap. These may be single, double, or triple slotted. They form a slot(s) between their leading edge and the inside of the flap well in the wing. The resultant airflow helps to control the boundary layer, resulting in… … Aviation dictionary
John M. Riebe — Infobox Scientist name = John Michael Riebe box width = image width = caption = birth date = birth date|1921|5|8|df=y birth place = Lansford, Pennsylvania death date = death place = residence = Newport News, Virginia citizenship = nationality =… … Wikipedia
landing flaps — A secondary control surface built into the wing by which the overall area of the wing or lift to drag (L/D) ratio can be increased. The increased wing area permits a lower landing speed. The increased drag reduces the speed on landing and… … Aviation dictionary
Antonov An-22 — Infobox Aircraft name = An 22 Antei type = Strategic airlifter manufacturer = Antonov caption = Antonov An 22 designer = Oleg Antonov first flight=27 February 1965 introduced=1967 retired= status=Some remain in active service primary user=Soviet… … Wikipedia
Tupolev Tu-160 — infobox Aircraft name = Tu 160 caption = Tupolev Tu 160 national origin Union of Soviet Socialist Republics type = Strategic bomber manufacturer = Tupolev designer = first flight = 18 December 1981 introduced = 1987/2005 (official) retired =… … Wikipedia
Deflected slipstream — is an approach to creating an aircraft that can take off and land vertically (VTOL), or at least with a very short runway (STOL). The basic principle is to deflect the slipstream from one or more propellers approximately 90 degrees, to create an… … Wikipedia
Mitsubishi MU-2 — MU 2 A Mitsubishi MU 2 at Günterode Airfie … Wikipedia
Vickers Valiant — For other uses see: Valiant infobox Aircraft name = Vickers Valiant type = Strategic bomber manufacturer =Vickers Armstrongs caption =RAF Valiant in anti flash white designer = first flight =18 May avyear|1951 introduced =1955 retired =January… … Wikipedia
de Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover — DHA 3 Drover DHA 3 Mk. 2 Drover Role short haul airliner … Wikipedia
Mitsubishi T-2 — T 2 Mitsubishi T 2 at MCAS Iwakuni Role Trainer Manufacturer … Wikipedia