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A twin-turboprop STOL airliner originally built by de Havilland Canada and now by Viking Air, commonly used as a bush plane.

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Why does the DHC-6 pitch down when the flaps are retracted, rather than up?

Air Moorea Flight 1121 crashed because one of its elevator cables broke immediately after the pilot retracted the flaps, but before he could trim out the resulting pitch-down moment - to quote the ...
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