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Key Facts In This Video
Nearly a century before the Wright Brothers' famous flight, Sir George Cayley wrote papers stating that propulsion, control, and lift were the basic requirements for flight. 00:46
The word "camber" can be used to describe the curvature of an airplane wing. 01:39
Air Force engineers have developed wings that can change their camber in mid-air, called Variable Camber Compliant Wings. 02:25