Canard configuration | Article about canard configuration by The Free Dictionary
A configuration in which the span of the forward wing is substantially less than that of the main wing.
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At Airshow China in late 2008, China Aerospace Sciences & Technology (CASC) showed a model of the 630-kg canard configuration
CH-3 drone with two AR-1 air-to-ground missiles, thought to be in the Hellfire weight class.