I should probably run a ‘Wing Week’ here, but then I’d have to delve into explanations of how wings work. And we all know how messy that gets. So here’s a video from Ruesch Productions via the wonderful Fuck Yeah Fluid Dynamics, via @elinoroberts. I like demos on this scale, even if they’re more commonly known as ‘landing.’
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This little video — if I may be so bold — isn’t nearly in the same league, but is a bit of wing-geekery that I made a couple of years ago while flying from Vienna to London.