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LIFT CURVE SLOPE [1 record]

Record 1 2001-01-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
  • Aeroindustry
DEF

The slope of the curve of the wing lift coefficient against the angle of attack, expressed as increment of the lift coefficient per radian.

OBS

lift curve slope: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
  • Constructions aéronautiques
DEF

Pente de la courbe représentant le coefficient de portance de l'aile [...] en fonction de l'angle d'incidence

OBS

pente de la courbe de portance : terme uniformisé par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Pilotaje y navegación aérea
  • Industria aeronáutica
OBS

pendiente de la curva de sustentación: término aceptado oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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