elevon definition

  • noun:
    • A control area on an airplane that combines the functions of an elevator and an aileron.
    • a moveable surface within trailing side of a tailless aircraft (such as the space shuttle) that provides pitch and roll control
    • A control surface on an airplane that integrates the functions of an elevator and an aileron.
    • a moveable area during the trailing edge of a tailless plane (such as the space shuttle) providing you with pitch and roll control

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