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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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Cozy Mark IV, 4 seat Canard DIY Airplane, 200 mph 1000mile range. Salinas CA Air show 2008 -12

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JA5 Walrus - 1st Runway Flight

John Avery's experimental JA5 "Walrus" canard aircraft on its first runway flight. For more great videos and aircraft design resources, go to www.AeroRag.com.

Discovery Channel Wings Strange Planes: Canards & Pusher Propellers

I do NOT own this video it is the sole property of Discovery Channel. This is not the full video only 3/4 of it or less.

Canard

Canard Aircraft.

VariEze canard plane lands at St. Elmo Airport, Alabama

Berkut: A bird with an Attitude

What's a Berkut? (Pronounced: Ber-koot) Well, this video shows you what it's all about!

Cozy canard aircraft / Rauno Viljanen, part 5

Landing and taxiing.

Velocity Canard Stall Explained

This brief video shows how a canard aircraft's (in this case a Velocity) wing stalls, and because of it's design has no tendency to spin or other ill behavior.

XTC Ultralight Aircraft, 80's Canard Amphib. Ultralight?

This little XTC can be seen cycling the landing gear in flight. A true Amphib powered by a twin cyl. KFM engine, it flew quite well.

RC Canard Plane with Glider Launcher

Reggie did a great job with this big canard and engineered a glider launcher!

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CT Post
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:15:00 -0700

"Aerodynamic science dictates that even the slightest deflection of the elevator would render an aircraft with such severe pitch-instability -- especially a canard aircraft -- uncontrollable," Brown said in an email to the Post. "Yet, the photo shows a ...
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