aerodynamic characteristics

aerodynamic characteristics

[‚e·ro·dī′nam·ik ‚kar·ik·tə′ris·tiks]
(aerospace engineering)
The performance of a given airfoil profile as related to lift and drag, to angle of attack, and to velocity, density, viscosity, compressibility, and so on.
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Modern design of the wing allows to improve aerodynamic characteristics of the aircraft, and the equipment for wireless access to the Internet created new amenities for passengers.
It is 20 percent more economical than its predecessors thanks to the newest engines, providing the best fuel efficiency, and modern developments in the fuselage design, which improve the aerodynamic characteristics of the aircraft.
[13.] Korst, H.H., White, R.A., and Metz, D.L., "Road Evaluation of the Aerodynamic Characteristics of Heavy Trucks," SAE Technical Paper 2007-01-4297, 2007, doi:10.4271/2007-01-4297.
First of all, a qualitative analysis of the effect on the aerodynamic characteristics of a hole punched on a plate is put forward.
The basis of this recommendation is that the elements of an AHU possess stable aerodynamic characteristics that can be used as an effective orifice meter.
The flow characteristics at the rear of the vehicle can be improved through the aerodynamic drag reduction mechanism revealed by the horizontal plate and vertical plate, leading to the overall enhancement of the aerodynamic characteristics of the vehicle.
The most visible new features of the A330neo wings are the specially developed curved wingtip Sharklets - which draw on A350 XWB technology, extending the wingspan to 64 metres, providing state-of-the art aerodynamic characteristics.
Hypersonic vehicles have to maintain their shape to get the right aerodynamic characteristics, Braun explained, which is harder than it sounds when the aircraft's surface is heated to thousands of degrees Fahrenheit due to air friction.
Masoud and Alexeev [12] conducted a numerical study to focus on the aerodynamic characteristics of a flexible planar hovering wing which was flapped at resonance.
The sidebar correctly notes that an airplane's unstable aerodynamic characteristics can contribute to fatigue.
The new large-scale wind tunnel will be equipped with a moving belt function that can simulate complex real-life driving situations and will be used to improve aerodynamic characteristics, environmental performance and noise levels.
There are lots of researches about the aerodynamic characteristics of ice-coated conductors.