Definition of semimonocoque in English:
Relating to or denoting aircraft or vehicle structures combining a load-bearing shell with integral frames.
- The aircraft is of conventional semi-monocoque design and mainly aluminium alloy construction.
- The aircraft is a low wing monoplane with a fuselage of semi-monocoque design constructed mainly of aluminum with steel and titanium.
- The structure of the helicopter is a semi-monocoque design with an aluminium alloy frame.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan