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Airplane loses a wing in air

Discussion in 'Electronic Design' started by Don Bowey, Mar 5, 2008.

  1. Something about a good power-to-weight ratio...

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    Adrian Jansen adrianjansen at internode dot on dot net
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  2. Don Bowey

    Don Bowey Guest

    And a large rudder surface area.
     
  3. PeterD

    PeterD Guest


    There is at least one recorded case of a fighter pilot landing a
    fighter that had lost one wing. The air-craft's computers did an
    outstanding job of keeping the figher flyable even under what amounted
    to a situation similar to the infamouse bumble-bee...
     

  4. It was featured on the military channel in a documentary about jets.
     
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