Taileron vs. Aileron

Taileron vs. Aileron — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Taileron and Aileron

Taileronnoun

(aviation) A kind of tailplane or stabilator that can move differentially to perform the roll control function of an aileron.

Aileronnoun

Either of two movable flaps on the wings of an airplane that can be used to control the plane's rolling and banking movements.

Aileronnoun

The hinged part on the trailing edge of an airplane wing, used to control longitudinal turns.

Aileronnoun

A half gable, as at the end of a penthouse or of the aisle of a church.

Aileronnoun

an airfoil that controls lateral motion

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