drag curve

drag curve

drag curve
Graph drawn for coefficient of lift against coefficient of drag.
drag curve
Relationship between drag coefficient and angle of attack.
drag curve
Friction type drag damper.
drag curve
Hydraulic type drag damper.
A curve of a drag coefficient plotted against either the lift coefficient or the angle of attack.
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The actual drag curve, as measured by radar, now matched what modeling predicted.
Hornady used the best instrumentation and spent countless hours looking at drag curves generated by the radar system to reach this conclusion.
Although work to cater for the new large airliner is well in hand at some airports, particularly in Asia, at others it is considered to be lagging behind the drag curve and has been much slower to be initiated.