NASA, Boeing Research Variable-Camber Airliner Wings
Graham Warwick (Fort Worth)January 28, 2013
We are accustomed to seeing airliner wings change shape on approach, deploying flaps and opening slots to increase lift and reduce landing speed. But for most of the flight, changes are restricted to small movements of individual surfaces as the aircraft maneuvers or reacts to turbulence. Now, in...
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