A light rigid airplane used in aeumlrial navigation to oppose abrupt upward or downward action floating around as in gliding machines specif these types of a plane somewhat inclined and driven forward as a lifting device in certain traveling devices also known as airfoil
- an aircraft that features a fixed wing and is running on propellers or jets
- a traveling device, or a little jet for experiments on traveling, which floats floating around only if propelled through it.
1866, from French a
A half twist to a front fall. (recreation: Trampolining)
(letter.) A flying device, or a small plane for experiments on traveling, which floats in the air only if propelled through it.
Santos Dumont, after a number of successful experiments with dirigible cigarshaped gas balloons, completed an aeroplane flying machine.