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vectored thrust [1 record]

Record 1 2000-10-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aerodynamics and Theory of Gases
  • Aircraft Propulsion Systems
CONT

The aircraft ... would be powered by Rolls-Royce engines and would feature blown flaps and vectored thrust.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Théorie des gaz et aérodynamique
  • Propulsion des aéronefs
CONT

Le chasseur X-31 vole à basse vitesse à forte incidence. Grâce à un réacteur à poussée vectorielle, piloté numériquement.

CONT

Ce nouvel appareil [...] serait propulsé par des Rolls-Royce Spey et doté de volets soufflés ainsi que de dispositifs d'orientation de la poussée.

OBS

La technique de la poussée vectorielle permet les décollages et atterrissages verticaux classiques. Toutes les combinaisons intermédiaires sont également possibles.

Spanish

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