Re: gurney flaps

Date:         27 Dec 96 04:41:02 
From: (Al Moyes)
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  or MIME structure

A Gurney flap is fitted to the rear of the Westland Lynx stabiliser.
They found that when they fitted composite MRB's (based on the BERP)
vortices interfered with the stabiliser. So they chopped 18 inches or
so off and added the gurney flap to compensate. That's what I was told
Al Moyes