Adverse Yaw

It can be a factor anytime we use the ailerons, but it's also predictable, which should make it easier to control with rudder to maintain coordinated flight.

If you spend much time around old-time pilots, you’ll eventually get around to one of them going off on a rant about how the kids today don’t know what the rudder pedals are for. From their perspective, they’re right. A lot of the airplanes the old-timers grew up with had squirrelly aerodynamics, exemplified by the […]
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