channel wing

channel wing

[′chan·əl ‚wiŋ]
(aerospace engineering)
A wing that is trough-shaped so as to surround partially a propeller to get increased lift at low speeds from the slipstream.

channel wing

channel wing
A form of wing that takes the shape of a channel or trough, partially surrounding a propeller, and thereby developing high lift at low speeds from the suction of slipstream.
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He has been in the Guinness Book of World Records seven times including once for being the oldest person to do a loop the loop while wing walking and for being the oldest person to cross the channel wing walking.
Inducted into the IT Channel Wing of the IT Hall of Fame were the CompTIA A+ Originators, the group that guided the development of CompTIA A+ certification in 1993.
Elected to the IT Channel Wing of the IT Hall of Fame are the CompTIA A+ Originators.
Criteria for election to the IT Channel Wing include: