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Old 03-03-2018, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by rwthompson67 View Post
Aerodynamic flutter is sensitive to True Airspeed, not Indicated Airspeed.
Good to know. Thanks!

I'll configure my EFIS to show TAS next time I do a steep dive.
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Old 03-03-2018, 08:23 PM
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Originally Posted by rwthompson67
Aerodynamic flutter is sensitive to True Airspeed, not Indicated Airspeed.
Originally Posted by rightrudder View Post
Good to know. Thanks!
FYI. That has been covered in several different threads in the forum. There is a lot of good info on flutter in some of those threads if one is interested.
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