Whitcomb, Richard T. Langley Research Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Langley Field, Virginia.
Last reviewed:January 2021
- Conventional wing
- Airfoil shape
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A wing with special streamwise sections, or airfoils, which provide substantial delays in the onset of the adverse aerodynamic effects which usually occur at high subsonic flight speeds. See also: Airfoil
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