|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 3 인용 특허 : 4|
A multi-segment flap fence is incorporated into the wing such that a lower fence structure is attached to the underside of the fixed wing, an upper fence structure is attached to the main flap (e.g., at the outboard end). The two flap segments are configured to slideably articulate with respect to each other when the flap is extended to form a composite flap fence having an area that is substantially equal to the sum of the surface areas of the upper and lower flap fence structures. In one embodiment, the area of the upper fence is less than that of the ...
What is claimed is: 1. A multi-segment flap fence for an aircraft wing having a flap, comprising:a first fence segment fixed to and extending from a top surface of the flap; anda second fence segment fixed to and extending from a bottom surface of a fixed portion of the wing in a direction opposite that of the first fence segment;wherein the first fence segment and the second fence segment are configured to slide past each other to comprise a composite fence structure when the flap is in an extended position, said first and second fence segments substant...