Upon slat actuation, a malfunction caused by the failure of the slat torque motors left the slats stuck at an intermediate setting but more importantly prohibited any flap extension.
What does FE stand for?
FE stands for Flap Extension (aviation)
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We have 47 other meanings of FE in our Acronym Attic
- Fire Emblem (video game)
- Fire Engineer/Engineering
- Fire Exit
- Fire Extinguisher
- First Edition
- First Exposure
- FirstEnergy Corporation
- Fix Effectiveness (percentage)
- Fixed Expenses
- Flange End
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The EA-6B horizontal stabilizer must shift to this position upon flap extension to provide adequate pitch authority for flight in the landing configuration.
The structures are based on traditional Native American designs, the most typical taken from the Sioux and featuring Cheyenne smoke flap extensions.