Biplane

Technology / Aviation / Biplane: An airplane having two wings, one placed above the other.

Gap

Technology / Aviation / Gap: The distance between two adjacent wings of a biplane or multiplane. MORE

Stagger

Technology / Aviation / Stagger: The relative longitudinal position of the wings on a biplane. Positive Stagger is when the upper wing's leading edge is in advance of that of the lower wing [eg: Waco YKS], and vice versa for Negative MORE

Decalage

Technology / Aviation / Decalage: The difference in angular settings [Angles of Attack] of the wings of a biplane or multiplane. MORE

Sesqui-Wing

Technology / Aviation / Sesqui-Wing: A lesser-span additional wingform, generally placed below the main planes of an aircraft, generally a biplane. MORE

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