elevator angle

elevator angle

[′el·ə‚vād·ər ‚aŋ·gəl]
(aerospace engineering)
The angular displacement of the elevator from its neutral position; it is positive when the trailing edge of the elevator is below the neutral position, and negative when it is above.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

elevator angle

elevator angle
The angle between the chord of an elevator and the chord of the tailplane.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
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The transfer function of the change in pitch angle to the change in elevator angle can be obtained from the change in pitch rates to the change in elevator angle in the following way.