The Science behind Airplane Wings

while Newton meets Bernoulli, air stickiness is what keeps you alive.

By Omar Prestwich
Source: NASA

Some Fluid Dynamics theory

Source: LMNO Engineering

So… airplanes!

Source: explainthatstuff

1. It’s all about Pressure

Airfoil in a wind tunnel experiment. Source: Wings Don’t Suck
Source: Quora (adapted)
Airfoil in a wind tunnel experiment. Source: Airflow across a wing

2. Lift Generation: it’s Newton baby

Source: Aviation

3. Air follows the wing shape and… sticks to it?!

Source: How Things Fly

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