Not All Airfoils Stall the Same, Part 3

Gulfstream G650. Photo credit: Mike Fuchslocher/Alamy Stock Photo
In Part 2, we discussed Learjet’s research into improving the stall characteristics of its aircraft. Bombardier’s Clinton E. Tanner, senior technical advisor of flight sciences, points out that miniscule differences from one wing to another can cause one wing to stall before the other. The aircraft...

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