Flashcards in Systems - Flight Controls Deck (9)
four double-slotted Fowler Flaps --
-- one inner and oner outer per wing
Trim Tab Located...
on left aileron
Tabs on rudder...
lower is trim
upper is servo
Tabs on elevator...
inner is trim
outter is servo
Which controls are mechanical?
-- trim tabs
How are the flaps controlled?
Hydraulically activated by Flap Lever.
Mechanically actuated by a linkage of rods and bell-cranks that protects against asymmetric flap condition.
In what duration should flaps fully extend or retract?
Which Primary Flight Control(s) incorporate redundancy in the control structure?
Ailerons (two sets of cables)
Elevator (two sets of cables)