#6 Balanced flight, trim, stability and control

This episode falls under the the category of general knowledge and covers balanced flight, trim, stability and control.

We go over:

  • What is balance? stability? control?
  • Centre of pressure/centre of gravity and moments
  • Stability vs control
  • Longitudinal/directional and lateral stability
  • Seconday effects of roll and yaw
  • Rudder deflection in crosswinds
  • Listener email: Conversion training (into other ICAO countries)

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Cleared to land!
Geoff.

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