Does anyone know if there is something similar in JSBSim?  It seems that the
spoilers there are only symmetric, so are useful for landing, but not for in
flight use?

-- Adam

> From: Andy Ross <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Reply-To: FlightGear developers discussions <>
> Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2005 16:40:52 -0800
> To: FlightGear developers discussions <>
> Subject: Re: [Flightgear-devel] Antonov AN-225.
> Curtis L. Olson  wrote:
>> Bear in mind that one thing that is commonly done on many
>> aircraft is to pop up a spoiler on the wing that should drop.
>> This can be a lot more effective than just deflecting airflow
>> with the aileron.  To my knowledge, YAsim doesn't model this
>> directly [...]
> Actually, it does.
> There is a "SPOILER" control that you can map on wing/hstab/vstab
> objects.  I don't think anything has used it yet for roll
> control, but it ought to work.  Remember to set split="1" to make
> it asymmetric.
> Andy
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