Video tip: reducing drag in a Citation X and Cirrus SR-22

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Airplane manufacturers go to great lengths to design the exterior surfaces to be as aerodynamically clean as possible to maximize performance. This week’s tip takes a look at the drag-reducing features found on two of the fastest airplanes in both the jet and piston aviation segments.

The video clip below is from Sporty’s complete Learn to Fly Course

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Bret is vice president and senior flight instructor for Sporty's Academy. In addition to Bret's teaching responsibilities, Bret leads Sporty's video production and app development team and serves as editor of the popular iPad Pilot News online journal. As an airline transport pilot, Bret is a senior captain in Sporty's corporate flight department.