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On-Model Measurements

Model measurements consist of control surface deflections for the canards, rudders and wing warp, and right hand propeller RPM and torque. Also the positions of the canard, rudder and wing warp actuators are monitored. Aerodynamic data measurements consist of six component force and moments. Wind tunnel measurements consist of model angles of attack and yaw, and wind tunnel flow conditions.


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