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What is a straight wing? I need this for my science project. I have looked for other answers on this website, but I cannot find any. Please help!

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  • $\begingroup$ It's a wing that is not swept. $\endgroup$ – mins Oct 31 '15 at 19:31
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What is a straight wing on an airplane?

A straight wing is a wing that is not swept (see the images).

Straight and swept wimgs Straight and swept wings

The unswept wings Unswept, straight wings

Swept wings Swept wings

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  • $\begingroup$ Please edit your answer to include the attributions for the images. $\endgroup$ – Simon Oct 31 '15 at 20:29

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