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The horizontal line that passes through the center of gravity of the aircraft, perpendicular to its flight path. Lateral Axis
The part of the airfoil that meets the airflow first. Leading Edge
The force that created by the effect of airflow as it passes over and under the wing. Lift
A straight line parallel to the length of the fuselage but that runs through the aircraft’s center of gravity. Longitudinal Axis
Mach. A decimal number representing the true airspeed relationship to the local speed of sound. M
Characteristic of the aircraft that permits you to maneuver it easily and allows it to withstand the stress resulting from the maneuver. Maneuverability
Motion around the lateral axis caused by deflection in the elevator controlled by moving the yoke forward and aft. Pitch
Consists of both the engine and propeller in a small airplane. Powerplant
Aircraft stability is the characteristic of an airplane in flight that causes it to return to a condition of equilibrium, or steady flight, after it is disturbed. Stability
Caused by the separation of airflow from the wing’s upper surface resulting in a rapid decrease in lift. Stall
Forces and moments on the body caused by a disturbance tend initially to return the body toward its equilibrium position. Static Stability
Aircraft speeds under Mach 1. Subsonic
Aircraft speeds between Mach 1 and 5. Supersonic
A reduction in the chord of a wing as measured from the root to the tip of the wing. Taper
Forward-acting force which opposes drag and propels the aircraft through the air. Thrust
The last point on an airfoil that interacts with the airflow around the wing. Trailing Edge
The ratio of inertial forces to viscous forces. Reynolds Number
Develops new technologies for use in aviation, defense systems, and space exploration, often specializing in areas such as structural design, guidance, navigation and control, instrumentation and communication, and production methods. Aerospace Engineer
Develops new technologies for use in aviation, defense systems, and space exploration, often specializing in areas such as structural design, guidance, navigation and control, instrumentation and communication, and production methods. Aerospace Engineer
A device that is used or intended to be used for flight in the air. Aircraft
Air Traffic Control, A system is to prevent a collision between aircraft operating in the system and to organize and expedite the flow of traffic, and to provide support for National Security and Homeland Defense. ATC
Federal Aviation Administration. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is an operating mode of the Department of Transportation responsible for the safety of civil aviation. FAA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The United States government agency that is responsible for science and technology related to air and space. NASA
National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. From March 3, 1915 until October 1, 1958, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) provided advice and carried out much of the cutting-edge research in aeronautics in the United States. NACA

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Aviation Vocabulary Crossword

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an aircraft which is not powered but instead glides on air glider
between or among continents intercontinental
powered flying vehicle, fixed wings, weighs more than air it displaces airplane
lift from one or morsels of revolving overhead rotors helicopter
compartment for the pilot in the aircraft cockpit
escape from aircraft by being explosively propelled out eject
process of finding ones location and planning a route navigation
revolving shaft with blades propeller
protect from danger, risk, or injury safety
become airborne takeoff
coming or bringing to land landing
horizontal structures on both sides of the plane supporting it in the air wings
two brothers that made first flight in a powered aircraft wrightbrothers
protect eyes from dust, glare, water, etc. goggles
one piece of clothing worn by military pilots flight suit
material that opens up to slow landing parachute

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Flight Word Search

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war
yaw
wright brothers
wings
weight
travelling
travel
thrust
streamlined
space
rudder
roll
propulsion
propel
pressure
pitch
mass
lift
hot air balloons
helicopters
gravity
glide
fuselage
four forces of flight
force
flight
expand
elevators
drag
compressed
aviation
airplanes
aircrafts
ailerons
aerodynamics
adaptations

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Aerospace Crossword

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The art, science, and technology of flight in the atmosphere. AVIATION
A mixture of gas that contains nitrogen, oxygen and other gases. AIR
-Any machine that is capable of flying through the air. AIRCRAFT
- Pertaining to air AERO
- The science of flight within the atmosphere. AERODYNAMICS
- A force which slows the forward movement. DRAG
- The upward movement of air ahead of the wing inflight UPWASH
- Forces in motion DYNAMIC
- A natural force pulling everything to Earth. GRAVITY
- The front part pf a wing or airfoil. LEANING EDGE
- The front part pf a wing or airfoil. LIFT
- A person who operates an aircraft in flight. AVIATOR
- The downward movement of air behind a wing in flight. DOWNWASH
- Height above sea level or ground level expressed in units. ALTITUDE
- The curved part of the airfoil from its leading to trailing edge. CAMBER
- Air in motion WIND

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6th Grade Science Project Crossword

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Any of the large celestial bodies that revolve around the Sun in the solar system planets
a small object that enters Earth's atmosphere from space and burns due to friction, emitting light meteor
The four largest and brightest moons of Jupiter, which were discovered by Galileo Galilei: Ganymede, Io, Callisto, and Europa Galilean moons
Large and small rocks or metallic masses orbiting the Sun; made up of materials similar to those that formed the planets Asteroid
A celestial body of ice, dust, and rock with an elongated and elliptical orbit Comet
the force that causes objects with mass to attract one another Gravity
the whole mass of air surrounding a planet Atmosphere
move in an elliptical path around a center Revolution
The gravitationally-curved path of an object around a point in space Orbit
To spin on an axis; the spinning of Earth on its axis that causes day and night to occur Rotation
Composition of outer planets whose atmosphere is made of gases Gaseous
relating to the land Terrestrial
The region between the inner and outer planets where most asteroids orbit around the Sun Asteroid belt
A reusable spacecraft designed to transport people and cargo between Earth and space Space shuttle
A vehicle or device designed for travel or operation outside Earth's atmosphere Spacecraft
a large artificial satellite used as a long-term base for manned operations in space. Space station
An unmanned spacecraft designed to explore the solar system and transmit data back to Earth Space probe
an engine that provides thrust directly through the burning of its fuel without requiring the intake of air Rocket
A vehicle for exploring the surface of an extraterrestrial body (such as the Moon and Mars) Rover
National Aeronautics and Space Administration; the American governmental agency dedicated to space exploration NASA

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Engineering Careers Crossword

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Original term for flight technology Aeronautical
Designing ways to contain chemicals Biochemical
Designing chemical plants Chemical
Covering many engineering skills like electrical, mechanical, and chemical Design
Study of electrical flows Electrical
properly takes care of air crafts Flight
Study of the earth Geological
Takes care of our AC and heating systems for our homes Heating + Ventilation
Making the plans to build a building Industrial
Jams signals or blocks them Jammer
Classic or basic engineer Kinetic
Operates trains Locomotive
Construction using machines Mechanical
Design nuclear power plants Nuclear
Design oil making machines Oil
Make paper making machines Paper
Make sure an item has good quality Quality
Designs components for a railroad Railroad
Makes sure buildings are structurally strong Stuctural
Design phones and how they transmit voice and data Technology
Responsible for making sure your utilities are available Utilites
Makes medicines stable for animals Veterinarian
Oversees water and sewer treatment Water+Sewer
Designs x-ray machines to view the body X-Ray
Test stress point of material Yield
Design animal habitats Zoologist

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Engineering word search

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Aerospace
AIR and space
Aircraft
Animal
Biomedical
Career
Chemical
Data
Design
develope
Engineering
INdustrial
Java
Kentic
Lab
Material
Mechanic
Medical
Medicine
Meterial
Mutiple
Networking
Operation
Petroleum
Phones
Quality
Railroad
Sewer
Spacecraft
Structural
System
Technician
Technology
Treatment
Utilitys
Vet
Water
X-ray
Yeild
Zoologidt

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Aviation Terms Crossword

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The path of aircraft traffic around an airfield, at an established height and direction. At tower-controlled fields the pattern is supervised by radio (or, in non-radio or emergency conditions by red and green light signals) by air traffic controllers. PATTERN
Of the three axes in flight, this specifies the vertical action, the up-and-down movement. Compare ROLL and YAW. (2) The angle of a propeller or rotor blade in relation to its arc; also the distance advanced by a blade in one full rotation. PITCH
A propeller mounted in back of its engine, pushing an aircraft through the air, as opposed to a TRACTOR configuration. PUSHER
Of the three axes in flight, this specifies the action around a central point. Compare PITCH and YAW. ROLL
A heavier-than-air aircraft that depends principally for its support in flight on the lift generated by one or more rotors. Includes helicopters and gyroplanes. ROTORCRAFT
The movable part of a vertical airfoil which controls the YAW of an aircraft; the fixed part being the FIN. RUDDER
A movement of an aircraft in which a relative flow of air moves along the lateral axis, resulting in a sideways movement from a projected flight path, especially a downward slip toward the inside of a banked turn. SIDESLIP
oo shallow a bank in a turn, causing an aircraft to slide outward from its ideal turning path. SKID
A four-digit number dialed into his transponder by a pilot to identify his aircraft to air traffic controllers SQUAWK
A backward inclination of an airfoil from root to tip in a way that causes the leading edge and often the trailing edge to meet relative wind obliquely, as wingforms that are swept back. SWEEPBACK
The driving force of a propeller in the line of its shaft or the forward force produced in reaction to the gases expelled rearward from a jet or rocket engine. Opposite of DRAG. THRUST
A twisting, gyroscopic force acting in opposition to an axis of rotation, such as with a turning propeller; aka Torsion. TORQUE
To land short of a runwway or planned landing spot. Opposite is OVERSHOOT. UNDERSHOOT
A small, stabilizing, rudderlike addition to the tips of a wing to control or employ air movement. WINGLET
The control wheel of an aircraft, akin to a automobile steering wheel. YOKE
Of the three axes in flight, this specifies the side-to-side movement of an aircraft on its vertical axis, as in skewing. Compare PITCH and ROLL. YAW
The shape of any flying surface, but principally a wing, as seen in side-view ("cross-section"). Its characteristics are Center of Pressure (CP), DRAG (CD), LIFT (CL), Lift-Drag Ratio (L/D), and Moment (CM). AIRFOIL
Devised for reasons of clarity in aviation voice radio, this is the current NATO version in global use: ALPHABET
An adjustable aneroid-barometric cockpit instrument used to measure an aircraft's altitude. ALTIMETER
An Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC). CENTER

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Physics Crossword Puzzle

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For every action, there is an opposite reaction. NewtonsThirdLaw
Maximum speed of a falling object TerminalSpeed
Used to show the relative magnitude and direction of all forces acting upon an object in a given situation FreeBodyDiagram
Acceleration of an object depends on the net force acting on it and the mass of the object Newtons second law
Force per unit area: standard unit is the Pascal pressure
1 newton per square meter pascal
Substance that continually deforms (flows) under an applied shear stress Fluid
The resistance an object has to a change in its state of motion inertia
One value increases at the same rate that the other decreases inversely
Similar to Newton's First Law law of inertia
Object at rest will stay at rest and an object in motion will stay in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force newtons first law
International System of Units - Unit of force newton
Velocity at which a falling object stops accelerating terminal velocity
Frictional force air exerts on a moving object air resistance
Force acting in one direction action force
Process by which elementary particles interact with each other interaction
Unit of mass equal to 1000 grams kilogram
Force acting in the opposite direction reaction force
The quantity of matter in a body mass
Resistance that one surface object encounters when moving over another friction
Measure of the force of gravity on a body weight

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Flight And Space Crossword

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the propulsive force of a jet or rocket engine Thrust
the branch of technology and industry concerned with both aviation and space flight. Aerospace
a vertical airfoil pivoted from the horizontal stabilizer of an aircraft, for controlling movement around the vertical axis. Rudder
the federal agency that is responsible for aerospace research, aeronautics, and the civilian space program. NASA
a structure with curved surfaces designed to give the most favorable ratio of lift to drag in flight, used as the basic form of the wings, fins, and horizontal stabilizer of most aircraft. Airfoil
a rocket-propelled spaceship. Rocket Ship
He was the first American to orbit the Earth, circling it three times in 1962. John Glenn
spaceflight mission that landed the first two people on the Moon. Apollo 11
Moved wind last a stationary object instead of moving the object through the air. Wind Tunnel
Final phase in flight development Flight Test
Principle that states when a fluid moves quickly, its pressure decreases. Bernoullis Principle
a force which tries to pull two objects toward each other. Gravity
Has only magnitude Scalar Quantity
Has both magnitude and direction Vector Quantity
the action of pulling something forcefully or with difficulty. Drag
related to the amount of force acting on the object, either due to gravity or to a reaction force that holds it in place. Weight
The force that directly opposes the weight of an airplane and holds the airplane in the air. Lift
Move at constant velocities Balanced Forces
change in position of an object with respect to its surroundings in a given interval of time. Motion
English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, theologian, and author who is widely recognised as one of the most influential scientists of all time, and a key figure in the scientific revolution. Isaac Newton

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Forces and Motion Crossword Puzzle

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When 2 solid surfaces slide past each other. sliding
The force of moving something in a certain direction. push
A vector quantity that tends to produce an acceleration of a body in the direction of its application. force
The tendency of a body to resist acceleration; the tendency of a body at rest to remain at rest or of a body in straight line motion to stay in motion in a straight line unless acted on by an outside force. inertia
The natural force of attraction exerted by a celestial body, such as Earth, upon objects at or near its surface, tending to draw them toward the center of the body. gravtity
The alternate force of push. pull
The force that opposes the motion of objects through air. air resistance
The force with which a body is attracted to Earth or another celestial body, equal to the product of the object's mass and the acceleration of gravity. weight
This type of force will not cause a non-moving object to start moving and will not cause a change in the motion of a moving object. balanced
This type of forces produces a change in motion. unbalanced
A type of friction that occurs when a force is applied and does not cause an object to move. static
This type of friction is when one surface rolls past another. rolling
How fast an object is going with respect for an object. speed
Gravitational force decreases as ________ increases. distance
A force that opposes motion between 2 surfaces in contact. friction
Gravity is a force of ________ between objects due to their masses. attraction
A measure of speed in a given direction velocity
A property of matter equal to the measure of an object's resistance to changes in either the speed or direction of its motion. mass

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