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1 6th grade Springton Lake Aviation6th grade Springton Lake
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3 Parts of an Airplane Fuselage- The main body of an Airplane. Houses cockpit, passengers, cargo
4 Parts of an Airplane Landing gear- Underneath the airplane contains wheels, floats, etc. of an aircraft.lands and moves on ground or water.
5 Parts of the PlanePropeller- A propeller is a rotating blade on the front of the airplane.The engine turns the propeller, which pulls the airplane through the air.
6 Parts of an AirplaneWings – Wings are the parts of the airplane that provide lift.They also support the entire weight of the aircraft and its contents while in flight.
7 AviationFlaps – Flaps are the movable sections of an airplane’s wings that are closest to the fuselage.They move in the same direction on both wings at the same time,and, by creating drag and lift, enable the airplane to fly more slowly.
8 Parts of an AirplaneAilerons –movable sections on an outer edge of an airplane ’s wings.They move in opposite directions(when one goes up, the other goes down).
9 Parts of an AirplaneRudder –movable, vertical section of the tail that controls lateral movement.(side-to-side)When the rudder moves in one direction,the aircraft nose moves the same direction.
10 Parts of an Airplane When the elevator moves one direction, Elevator –movable, horizontal section of the tail that causes the airplane to climb and descend.When the elevator moves one direction,the nose moves in the same direction(up or down).
11 Parts of an Airplane Vertical Stabilizer- fixed piece on tail Keeps aircraft stableKeeps nose of plane from moving fromside to side
12 Parts of an Airplane Horizontal Stabilizer- Keeps nose of plane from moving up or downIn front of Elevators
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