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VOLANT COMMANDE GAUCHISSEMENT [1 record]

Record 1 2008-02-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Flight Controls (Aeroindustry)
CONT

A wheel or semiwheel used in connection with the control column in an airplane. Rotation of the wheel operates the ailerons for control about the roll axis.

OBS

control yoke: This term was found in a technical vocabulary used by the Canadian Forces Air Command.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Commandes de vol (Constructions aéronautiques)
CONT

Le bord de fuite de l'aileron droit se lève, celui de gauche se baisse quand le pilote tourne le volant ou déplace le manche vers la droite.

OBS

Les principales commandes de vol (manche à balai ou volant et palonnier) sont toutes placées dans l'habitacle devant le pilote.

OBS

volant; demi-volant : termes uniformisés par les Comités d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Opérations aériennes et Maintenance.

Spanish

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