28th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 23 - 28 September 2012, Brisbane, Australia
Paper ICAS 2012-2.7.5


INFLUENCE OF FLAPPING WING UNSTEADY MOTION ON AERODYNAMIC PERFORMANCE OF HORIZONTAL TAIL

Y. Yang, L. Li
NWPU, Xi'an, China

Keywords: flapping wing, horizontal tail, pitching, plunging

Horizontal tail is an important part of MAV which affects MAVís stability and maneuverability .This paper discusses influence of flapping wingís motion to the horizontal tail through comparing the horizontal tail lift coefficient in steady and unsteady state.Some influences in diffenent styles motion are disscused as follows


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