stabilator(redirected from All-moving tailplane)
A one-piece horizontal tail that is swept back and movable; movement is controlled by motion of the pilot's control stick; usually used in supersonic aircraft.
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A single-piece, horizontal tailplane that combines the functions of a stabilizer and an elevator.
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