delta wing

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an airplane with wings that give it the appearance of an isosceles triangle

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He said: "I believe Mr Jones should never have been let back onto Delta wing.
Andy Meyrick rounded out the top five qualifiers in the unique Delta Wing Coupe.
Known in the French Army as Systeme de Drone Tactique Intermediaire (SDTI), the Sperwer is a military intelligence delta wing aircraft designed to support intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition and reconnaissance (ISTAR) operations.
The jury has heard that after receiving a call from Anwar's cell on Delta Wing, prison officers found Smith and Newell inside.
It was a delta wing designed for high level subsonic speeds and it finished as a low level aircraft - it was like a feather in a gale.
Now we are looking forward to seeing XH558's unique delta wing shape and hearing the sound of her four mighty Olympus engines as she takes to the skies for the 2010 air show season.
London, Feb 17 (ANI): The future of Formula One might be a Batmobile-like creation called Delta Wing, which is being seriously considered as the model for a new Indycar formula starting in 2012.
The Cold War-era delta wing bomber swept over the airfield at just 300ft in a spectacular eightminute, 200mph display.
I think it's because you can throw it hard, because of the delta wing shape,' he said.
The Avro Vulcan bomber, with its enormous delta wing and small canopy with round windows, is instantly recognizable and somehow unmistakably "British.
Instead, Boeing released drawings for an aircraft unlike any other existing commercial jet, with a delta wing near its tail, two smaller wings near the nose, and a pair of engines blended into the wing.
The experts at Honda Racing Line have generously donated support for the power train and suspension systems, and Delta Wing Racing has contributed to the aerodynamic analysis of the body design.
Similar to designs of the past, current aircraft designs being tested are characterized by a needle-like nose, a sleek fuselage and a delta wing or highly-swept wings -- shapes that result in much lower booms.
Claiming CCTV and DNA evidence proved both defendants were involved in the Killing on Long Lartin's Delta Wing, the prosecutor alleged they followed Anwar into his cell shortly before 6pm.
Washington, June 26 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that some dolphins' fins generate lift in the same way as delta wing aircraft.