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In aeronautics, canard (French for duck) is a type of fixed-wing aircraft in which the tailplane is ahead of the main lifting surfaces, rather than behind them as in conventional aircraft, or when there is an additional small set of wings in front of the main lifting surface.

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Wired (blog)
Mon, 23 Aug 2010 05:09:03 -0700

Most canard aircraft such as Burt Rutan's designs increase the efficiency by having both the canard, which controls pitch like the typical horizontal tail, and the main wing add to the overall lift of the airplane. On the Piaggio, all three surfaces ...

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Jewish Business News
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 02:02:35 -0800

Egypt has signed on Monday a $5.92 billion deal to buy French weapons, Egyptian state news agency MENA said. Cairo hopes the move will improve its military capacity as it is becoming engaged in a war with Islamist forces in neighboring Libya. The deal ...
 
Next Big Future
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:03:54 -0800

The J-20 is likely to begin regular training flights before the end of this year, according to the report, and may enter service with the PLA Air Force in 2017. Frontline PLA units will be flying the fighters by no later than 2020, according to Russian ...
 
Amarillo.com
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 19:03:52 -0700

Emergency crews responded to the airport Saturday evening after receiving reports of a small plane crash. Amarillo Fire Capt. Jacob Oehlert said a two-seater Canard aircraft slid about 800 feet down the runway after the nose landing gear collapsed.
 
Manufacturing.net
Wed, 21 Mar 2012 06:30:00 -0700

Bishop and Castelli opted for the state-of-the-art and entered their e-Go Canard aircraft into the competition. "Canard" refers to an airframe configuration of fixed-wing aircraft in which the front surface is smaller than the rear surface. The Bishop ...
 
Magellan Jets Private Jet Blog (blog)
Mon, 11 Apr 2011 06:51:54 -0700

Boeing was granted US patent Number 7,900,865 on March 8, 2011 for an incredibly unique and revolutionary type of aircraft. With a design the likes of which have never been seen in the commercial aircraft industry, Boeing may just be gearing up for the ...
 
AvStop Aviation News
Thu, 29 Jul 2010 20:34:13 -0700

The Cobalt Co50 Canard aircraft is powered by a pusher propeller Continental TSIOF-550-D2B twin-turbocharged 350 HP piston engine located at the tail of the aircraft. The company states the aircraft will reach 245 knots at 25,000 feet burning 25 ...
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