Primary Control Surfaces of an Aircraft

To drive (fly) the aircraft to the desired location we need control surfaces and also to recover the aircraft from disturbed position to stable position we need stabilizers and control surfaces,

The primary control surfaces of the aircraft are:

  • AILERON
  • ELEVATOR
  • RUDDER

AILERON: FOR ROLLING

Ailerons are placed near the edge of the wings  (the longitudinal stabilizer). Both ailerons have counter motions to say if the right aileron goes up then the left one will go down and Continue reading “Primary Control Surfaces of an Aircraft”