folding wing


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folding wing

folding wing
A wing hinged so that it can be turned backward or upward, used especially on carrier aircraft to reduce the overall space needed for parking.
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No wonder her spells THEN had power; but NOW, when my course was widening, my prospect brightening; when my affections had found a rest; when my desires, folding wings, weary with long flight, had just alighted on the very lap of fruition, and nestled there warm, content, under the caress of a soft hand--why did hypochondria accost me now?
For instance, our car did not have automatic folding wing mirrors, a reversing camera or keyless ignition - all of which can be found on much cheaper alternatives and which I think it's reasonable to expect at the prices charged here.
Speciale variants, starting from PS21,450, come with a number of cosmetic exterior and interior embellishments while the PS25,850 Veloce flagship model is fitted as standard with front and rear parking sensors, electrochromic rearview mirror, electrically folding wing mirrors, automatic headlights and windscreen wipers and a 6.5-inch multimedia and audio system including navigation.
Boeing's latest innovation in the travel field is an extremely thin, folding wing that will offer unprecedented aerodynamic efficiency, according to a news release from the company.
Drivers of the top-of-the-range 2.0T LUX model are positively spoiled, with electric folding wing mirrors, LED headlamps, electrically-adjustable driver's seat, additional airbags, an auto-dimming rear view mirror, and a huge panoramic sunroof with anti-trap mechanism all standard, as is MG's smart all-wheel drive system.
The interior has an 8-inch infotainment system that is compatible with Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary inputs and will have steering mounted audio controls, a remote-operated boot-lid, electrically folding wing mirrors, rear parking sensors and a reworked multi-information display in the instrument console.
A trained eye might notice small cosmetic changes, like the new folding wing mirrors, but the real improvements are all under the skin.
A trained eye might notice small cosmetic changes - like the new folding wing mirrors - but the real improvements are all under the skin.
As standard, you get a reversing camera, automatic lights, automatic wipers, DAB radio, Bluetooth, automatic dimming rear-view mirror, an electric tailgate and electrically folding wing mirrors.
A Visibility Pack which added rain, dusk and condensation sensors as well as an electrochromic rear view mirror and folding wing mirrors added a further PS320.
SE comes at an extra PS1,095 while another PS700 will get you SE Business trim, which adds sat-nav, front fog lights, tinted rear glass and electric folding wing mirrors.
The GF7 design has a basic folding wing, and is propelled on the ground by an all-electric 50 kWh battery pack that is recharged by the jet engine during flight.