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What does TEF stand for?

TEF stands for Trailing Edge Flap


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Even though I was junior, I observed the right trailing edge flap (TEF) extend to full while giving the signal for half flaps and I noticed that door 64R was open.
Once the left wing inboard trailing edge flap and inboard spoilers were removed, SSgt Bogard discovered a sheared bolt in a secondary support rod connected to the spoiler mount.
The modification "relocates the aft segments of the trailing edge flaps aft and below their standard locations when the flaps are retracted [resulting] in increased wing area, increased airfoil camber and a lengthened wing chord.
In addition the new aircraft also offers enhancements to the leading and trailing edge flap systems for improved take-off and landing capability, and optional Blended Winglets and auxiliary fuel tanks that increase the range of the 737-900ER to 3,200 nautical miles (5,925 km).
The starboard trailing edge flap, starboard horizontal stabilizer and both engines sustained damage, but the aircraft was flyable.