angle of glide

angle of glide

[′aŋ·gəl əv ′glīd]
(aerospace engineering)
Angle of descent for an airplane or missile in a glide.
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Within the group of factors, indicating correlations accepted as significant for implementation of the research objectives, (r = 0.60 [greater than or equal to] 0.69) were: rotation time, parameters describing the structure of push-off (time and distance), the structure of the glide (time and angle of glide) and the angle of knee joint flexion at the moment of establishing the Tuck Index.