7 terms

Unit 6 vocabulary "To Fly, The Story of the Wright Brothers"

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Hangars
Buildins for storing aircraft
Glider
Aircraft without an engine
Air currents keep it up in the air
Drag
A resistance force;
The force acting on an object in motion, in the opposite direction the object is moving. Drag is caused by friction.
Flex
To bend
Cradle
A frame to support frame
Rudder
A flat piece of metal or wood attached to the rear end of an aircraft and is used to steer the plane
Stalled
To stop or bring to a a standstill, especially against your wish