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centre of gravity of an aircraft with three lifting surfaces

centre of gravity of an aircraft with three lifting surfaces

centre of gravity of an aircraft with three lifting surfaces

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Can anyone suggest reliable methods or tips on locating the position of the centre of gravity of an aircraft which uses a canard configuration?

Thanks

RE: centre of gravity of an aircraft with three lifting surfaces

Not sure if this answer is too basic, but I guess the standard stability equations will do?
Dan100

RE: centre of gravity of an aircraft with three lifting surfaces

I think it highly depends on the amount of lift provided by each surface. I think the above answer should be a good place to start (Stability Equations).

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