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delta wing and canard configuration [1 record]

Record 1 1996-03-21


Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
  • Weapon Systems (Air Forces)
  • Aircraft Systems

It employs a high percentage of composite materials and has a delta wing and canard configuration to combine excellent manoeuvrability with short field performance.


  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
  • Systèmes d'armes (Forces aériennes)
  • Circuits des aéronefs

La configuration delta/canard de l'appareil satisfait à la fois aux exigences de maniabilité et de décollage-attérrissage courts.


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