On 7 March, GE Aviation said that it has achieved a major programme milestone by delivering its initial production wing fixed trailing edge components for the first A350 XWB to fly.
What does TE stand for?
TE stands for Trailing Edge
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New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) Thu, Mar 7, 2013 Hamble delivered its initial production wing components for the first Airbus A350 XWB GE Aviation, Hamble has achieved a major program milestone with the delivery of its initial production wing fixed trailing edge components for the first A350 XWB to fly [ETH] OMSN001O.
All wings, either natural or engineered, create turbulent eddies as they cut through the air, and when these eddies hit the trailing edge of the wing, they are amplified and scattered as sound.
A report by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch published today, said the accidentwas causedbythe failure of the right wing trailing edge retaining pin mechanism.
The jet is launched through the trailing edge of the lift wing.
In a series of evaluations that began in October and ended last week, subtle shape-shifting by the wing's trailing edge minimized fuel-wasting air resistance, or drag, at a variety of altitudes, speeds, wing angles, and other conditions, says aeronautical engineer Russell F.
MHI is responsible for the wing box while KHI is building the forward fuselage (section 43), fixed trailing edge and components of the wheel well.