Re: Rudder control & front gear

From: (Ralf Sipple)
Organization: Comp.Center (RUS), U of Stuttgart, FRG
Date:         27 Apr 95 02:53:20 
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Wayne Dockery ( wrote:
: once on the ground does the pilot have to make some
: change to steer the craft with the nose gear vs. the
: rudder?  In other words, are the rudder pedals also
: used to steer the nose gear?

Large jet transport aircraft have a seperate control handle to steer
the aircraft's nose wheel for taxiing on the ground. It is usually
mounted at the side wall of the cockpit, either on both sides or only
on the captain's side.

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