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Yaw (Qdbdx)

Definition
An angular motion about the vertical axis of a vehicle, ship or aircraft. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Flight dynamics (Qdbd)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Aerodynamic lift (Qdbdb)
Aerodynamic stability (Qdbde)
Attitude (Flight dynamics) (Qdbdf)
Downwash (Qdbdh)
Flutter (Aeronautics) (Qdbdj)
Ground effect (Qdbdk)
Pitch (Dynamics) (Qdbdn)
Stall (Qdbdr)
Thrust (Qdbdt)
Trim (Aeronautics) (Qdbdu)
Wing loading (Qdbdw)