symmetry check

symmetry check

symmetry check
A rigging check of an aircraft in which comparison measurements are made to determine that the wings and the tail are symmetrical about the longitudinal axis.
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Although the reduced form can be used in the symmetry checks discussed below, the normalized reduced form has the advantage in that it makes the interrelationships--and specialization--of the elements of the reduced form more transparent.