Pitch Trim

Overview

Trim systems are designed to remove control pressures so your muscles don’t get tired.  Gliders typically only have a trim system for pitch (AoA) control.

 

Prerequisites

Airspeed Control

 

Documents

Study Guide Pitch_Trim.pdf
Condor
Flight Plan Airspeed_Control.fpl
Replay Longitudinal_Stability.rpy
Pitch_Trim.rpy

Reading/Work Assignment:

Flight Training Manual for Gliders – Holtz
Lesson 4.4 Using the Trim Control