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Re: alula

On Mon, 07 Jun 1999 01:13:31 -0700, you wrote:

>Phillip Bigelow wrote:
>> The main purpose of the alula is to prevent "stalling" at low
>> glide speeds (for instance, when landing).  Modern airplanes
>> have a similar device for use during landings.
>>                   <pb>
>I own four airplanes, a J-3, a PA-11, a PA-12, and a PA-28-150.  Insofar
>as I know, none of them has a device of this nature installed. 

Think "flaps", Jim.
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