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crosswind take-off [1 record]

Record 1 2015-02-02


Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation

It is not always possible or practical to take off directly into the wind. Consequently, the principles involved in cross-wind take-offs must be learned and practised ...

Key term(s)
  • crosswind takeoff
  • cross-wind take-off


  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne

Il n'est pas toujours possible, ou faisable, de décoller directement face au vent. Par conséquent, il faut apprendre les principes du décollage par vent de travers et s'y exercer [...]


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Pilotaje y navegación aérea
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