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tractor aeroplane [1 record]

Record 1 2011-10-26

English

Subject field(s)
  • Types of Aircraft
DEF

An aeroplane fitted with tractor propellers, i.e., propellers located ahead of the power units.

OBS

tractor aeroplane : term standardized by ISO.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Types d'aéronefs
CONT

Il existe de nombreuses manières de classer les avions (...) En fonction du mode de propulsion, on distingue tout d'abord les avions sans moteur ou planeurs, les avions à hélice(s) et à moteur à pistons (avions à hélices tractives ou à hélices propulsives, selon que les hélices sont placées en avant ou en arrière de l'aile) (...)

OBS

avion à hélice(s) tractive(s) : termes normalisés par l'ISO.

Spanish

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