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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fixed-wing_aircraft

A fixed-wing aircraft is an aircraft, such as an aeroplane, which is capable of flight using wings .... The first jet aircraft to fly, in 1939, was the German Heinkel He 178 . .... Paragliders and paper aeroplanes have no frames in their wings. .... A monoplane has a single wing plane, a biplane has two stacked one above the other, ...

www.faa.gov/licenses_certificates/aircraft_certification/aircraft_registry/aircraft_nnumber_history

Mar 2, 2017 ... No mention of N numbers appeared in the initial Air Commerce Regulations ... of only the Roman capital letter "N" followed by the registration number. ... Effective January 1, 1960, all fixed-wing aircraft were required to display ...

www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aircraft/amt_airframe_handbook/media/ama_ch02.pdf

resistance to the aircraft when it contains a smaller number of air particles .... one- third of the way back from the leading edge of the wing. High-lift wings ... cases is a fixed, built-in angle. When the .... Thrust is derived from jet propulsion or from.

www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/apl/noise_emissions/supersonic_aircraft_noise/media/palm_springs_symposium_aerion.ppt

FAA/UC Symposium on Aviation Noise and Air Quality. Palm Springs, March 1, 2009. 2. The Supersonic Challenge. Supersonic business jet drivers/advantages ... supersonic application; Sonic boom regulations restrict overland flight routes. 3 . Traditional Approach. Delta Wing adopted for supersonic cruise because of its…

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theaviationist.com/2014/09/15/f-15-lands-with-one-wing

Sep 15, 2014 ... As explained in No Wing F-15, an interesting piece written by John ... photo of the Eagle flying without one wing, they said that, pilot skills aside, ...