Bjorn’s Corner: Aircraft lift, Part 3

April 06, 2018, ©. Leeham News: In the last Corner, we discussed the pressure distribution of an aircraft’s wing when producing lift. This was with a conventional airfoil (though of the more laminar flow type). Now we continue by… Read More

Bjorn’s Corner: Aircraft drag reduction, Part 17

February 16, 2018, ©. Leeham Co: In the last Corner, we discussed supersonic flow and drag. Now it’s time to talk about the drag created by transonic flow on an aircraft.