Card Set Information
AVIATION NAUTCIAL INFORMATION
HOW DOES THE PILOT USE THE FOLLOWING TO AFFECT FLIGHT
Controls the yaw about the vertical axis
Controls roll/ bank about the longitudinal axis
Controls the pitch about the lateral axis
Used to increase lift and increase drag
Used to stop the aircraft while on deck
Used to absorb shock on landing and takeoff. There are typically three, on training aircraft the gear is retractable.
There are several wing designs with a distinct aerodynamic advantage. It also houses fuel.
TAIL ROTOR (HELICOPTER)
Used to counteract torque from the main tail rotor