- a mechanic skilled in the assembly, adjustment, and alignment of aircraft control surfaces, wings, and the like.
- parachute rigger.
Examples from the Web for rigger
Angle of Incidence, Rigger's—The angle the chord of a surface makes with a line parallel to the axis of the propeller.
They are of interest to designers, but this is written for the practical pilot and rigger.
Each one of the brothers had been a master builder and rigger and a navigator of ships in every part of the world.The Old Merchant Marine|Ralph D. Paine
In order to carry it out methodically, the rigger should have a list of every part down to the smallest split-pin.
Round the corner of the rigger's store two uniformed figures appeared walking briskly towards the basin entrance.H.M.S. ----|Klaxon