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Types of Wings and Transonic Flow

Changes in airfoil sections

Changes in airfoil sections

Credit - NASA

Airfoil drag vs Mach number

Airfoil drag vs Mach number

Credit - NASA

Wing drag coefficient vs Mach number

Wing drag coefficient vs Mach number

Credit - NASA

Swept and unswept airfoils

Swept and unswept airfoils

Credit - NASA

Aircraft with forward-sweep wings

Aircraft with forward-sweep wings

Credit - NASA

Stall fence on wing

Stall fence on wing

Credit - No Entry

Classical and supercritical airfoil

Classical and supercritical airfoil

Credit - NASA

Mach number vs thickness-chord ratio

Mach number vs thickness-chord ratio

Credit - NASA

Effect of area rule on wing

Effect of area rule on wing

Credit - NASA

Near-sonic transport area ruling

Near-sonic transport area ruling

Credit - NASA

   
 



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