I immediately applied full left rudder and told the crew, "I think we blew the right main.
What does LR stand for?
LR stands for Left Rudder (aviation)
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- Laser Rangefinder
- Last Ride (wrestling finishing move)
- Latching Relay
- Latvian Republic
- Learning Resources
- Lease Rental
- Leave Rations
- Left Rear
- Left Recursive (grammar parsing)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The pilot increased left rudder, left aileron, and backstick, and the F/A-18 departed controlled flight.
I came on the controls and assisted in keeping the control stick full left and aft while kicking in full left rudder, a fallback to my B-52 days and T-38 instructor days where the rudder is your most effective flight control during high angle of attack flight.
SSgt Wilson noticed that the left rudder was fully deflected to the right and the right rudder appeared to operate normally, as the aircraft taxied to the end of runway arming area for final pre-takeoff checks and arming.
We had no time for second-guessing the merits of each step of the procedure when holding on to the nosewheel, the yoke hard over to the left, full left rudder, and the brakes.
He booted full left rudder and pulled the throttles to idle.