Air brake for automatic flights under thermal lift condition

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Air brake for automatic flights under thermal lift condition

Hwarm
Hi,
has someone an idea to do save automatic flights of wing aircraft under
thermal lift conditions?
Regards
Heinrich




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Re: Air brake for automatic flights under thermal lift condition

Reto Büttner
Hi Heinrich

You can deflect both ailerons upwards and/or accelerate to a higher cruising speed. Both reduces efficiency and can compensate thermal lifts.

Of course you could also use dedicated air brakes, but that is more complex.

Regards
Reto


2015-06-13 12:39 GMT+02:00 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Heinrich Warmers <[hidden email]>:
Hi,
has someone an idea to do save automatic flights of wing aircraft under thermal lift conditions?
Regards
Heinrich




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