KC-135 Adaptive Flap Trial Next Step For FlexSys

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Over the years winglets have been an aerodynamic gimmick, style statement and retrofit craze, but now the fuel-saving devices are on most commercial aircraft as they leave the factory. The same path could lie ahead for morphing structures. Winglet market leader Aviation Partners Inc. (API) is...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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