When the airflow separates from a surface, the result can be unsteady forces or turbulent wake shedding, neither of which is desirable.
Design process: balance, part 3.
Design process, part 4-more about speed.
Advice—the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Barnaby Wainfan explores the optimum size of a wing and the best ways to balance performance and efficiency.
Taxi testing may seem to be a mere formality, but it is a vital step toward bringing a new aircraft to flight, and is not without its dangers.