Date: 28 Sep 97 20:59:09 From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Luis Manuel Perez Llera) Organization: Unisource Espana NEWS SERVER References: 1 2 3 4 Followups: 1
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El día 25 Sep 97 01:39:41 , email@example.com (C. Marin Faure) dijo: >In article <airliners.1997.2186@ohare.Chicago.COM>, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: >> How can a fuselage contribute to the lift ???? > >Any object moving through the air will affect the airflow around the >object. So if a fuselage shape makes air act in a way that creates lift, >you have lift. It's the same principle as the NASA lifting bodies that >were, or are, under study. If the fuselage can be designed to provide >enough lift, you don't need wings. Right, except the fuselage lift is one order of magnitude lower than the wings lift.