Origin of aerofoil
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The motion of the air over the edges of the aerofoil becomes turbulent, and the form of the stream lines suddenly changes.
When the angle of incidence increases the centre of pressure moves backwards towards the rear of the aerofoil, and vice versa.
The flexing or bending of an aerofoil out of its normal shape.
This term denotes that the aerofoil has such a curved transverse section.
The stretching of the fabric on the aerofoil framework requires considerable care, especially when using silk.