F16 slow speed maneuvrability

Unread postPosted: 04 Dec 2017, 20:49
by saberrider
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rta-qvvfi_U .This video it is for anyone ho said F 16 cant jink.For me look like it is enough in slow speed regime ,more aggressive than in high speed.

Re: F16 slow speed maneuvrability

Unread postPosted: 06 Dec 2017, 12:04
by Patriot
I think with this range of speed switching on an Alternate Flaps mode would help..

Re: F16 slow speed maneuvrability

Unread postPosted: 06 Dec 2017, 13:22
by saberrider
I don't think it will work , because gains are for TO/L with flaps down ,limited AoA (max.17 AoA allowed) pitch rates are lowered ,rolling is half rate and drag increase .