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Attitude (Flight dynamics) (Qdbdf)

Definition
The position of an airplane relative to a frame of reference, i.e. the horizon or direction of the motion. (Source: Team: adapted from AASHTO Glossary and wordnet.princeton.edu)
Broader Term
Flight dynamics (Qdbd)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Aerodynamic lift (Qdbdb)
Aerodynamic stability (Qdbde)
Downwash (Qdbdh)
Flutter (Aeronautics) (Qdbdj)
Ground effect (Qdbdk)
Pitch (Dynamics) (Qdbdn)
Stall (Qdbdr)
Thrust (Qdbdt)
Trim (Aeronautics) (Qdbdu)
Wing loading (Qdbdw)
Yaw (Qdbdx)