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Leitwerkspant

English translation: tail plane frame

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German term or phrase:Leitwerksspant
English translation:tail plane frame
Entered by: Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
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05:42 Apr 9, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Leitwerkspant
"Leitwerkspant" refers to the tail section of an aircraft.
I am not sure if "Tail section frame" or just "Tail section spant" is ok.
Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
Local time: 02:32
tail plane frame
Explanation:
Leitwerk n (Luftf) / tail plane o. unit o. empennage o. group o. surfaces pl (US), horizontal stabilizer (GB)

Spant (Schiff: das, Luftf: der) (Luftf, Schiff) / frame, rib
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 09:32
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Summary of answers provided
naempennage rib / frame, tail plane rib / frame; horizontal stabilizer rib / framexxxHenri
natail plane frame
Mats Wiman


  

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43 mins
tail plane frame


Explanation:
Leitwerk n (Luftf) / tail plane o. unit o. empennage o. group o. surfaces pl (US), horizontal stabilizer (GB)

Spant (Schiff: das, Luftf: der) (Luftf, Schiff) / frame, rib


Mats Wiman
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2 days 1 hr
empennage rib / frame, tail plane rib / frame; horizontal stabilizer rib / frame


Explanation:
Spant = frame, rib

Leitwerk = tail plane, unit, empennage, group, surfaces (US); horizontal stabilizer (GB)


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