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WING CENTER-SECTION [2 records]

Record 1 2000-04-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Airframe
DEF

The middle or central section of a wing, to which the outer wing panels are attached.

OBS

Where a wing has no clearly defined central section, the centre section is considered to lie between points of attachment of the wing to the fuselage or fuselage struts.

OBS

centre-wing section: term standardized by ISO.

OBS

centre wing section: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Key term(s)
  • center-wing section
  • center wing section
  • center section
  • center-section
  • center section of the wing
  • wing centre-section

French

Domaine(s)
  • Cellule d'aéronefs
DEF

Partie de l'aile contenue dans le fuselage ou la coque, ou faisant partie du fuselage ou de la coque et sur laquelle viennent se fixer les plans latéraux.

OBS

plan central de voilure : terme normalisé par l'ISO.

OBS

section centrale de voilure : terme uniformisé par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Célula de aeronaves
OBS

plano medio; parte central del ala: términos aceptados oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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Record 2 1989-10-23

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Airframe
  • Aeronautical Engineering and Maintenance
CONT

The wing, rear fuselage, stabilizer, main landing gear and main gear attachment points are strengthened, and the centre-section wing box, which is empty on the 767-200 and half-full on the 767-200ER, is completely filled with fuel.

Key term(s)
  • center-section wing box
  • center-section box
  • wing center-section

French

Domaine(s)
  • Cellule d'aéronefs
  • Aérotechnique et maintenance

Spanish

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