Definition of elevon in English:
The movable part of the trailing edge of a delta wing.
- The F - 117A has four elevons on the inboard and outboard trailing edge of the wing.
- A large elevon is clearly visible at the mid-section of each trailing edge.
- At 13.5 seconds after release and at an altitude of approximately 22,000 ft., structural overload of the starboard elevon occurred.
Definition of elevon in:
- British & World English dictionary
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