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Power drive A downward plunge of an aircraft accelerated by both gravity and engine power. propeller A device consisting of a shaft with rotating blades to drive forward, or steer an aircraft. radar A system for detecting the presence, position, speed, and direction of movement of distant objects. supersonic Faster than the speed of sound. wing warping controls A system of pulleys and cables to twist the trailing edges of the wings of an airplane in opposite directions. org FURTHER READING Beyer, Mark.
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Aircraft structures for engineering students (3rd edition) - Book Review by A. Rothwell