|Object Name:||Spoilers Electronic Control Unit (space model)|
|Platform(s):||Canadair Regional Jet|
|Year of Manufacture:||1995|
|Location:||Archive Object Store|
GEC Avionics Ltd. Rochester England (K0656)
Spoilers Electronic Control Unit
Part No. 49-164-
Canadair Part No. 601R59147
Canadair Regional Jet
The flight spoilers provides the aircraft with lift dumping and speed control as commanded from the spoiler control lever in the flight compartment.
The ground spoilers only deploy on the ground as part of the ground lift dumping function to slow the aircraft during landing. The spoilerons and flight spoilers also deploy on the ground
to assist in the ground lift dumping function.
This unit is a model of the control computer called the Spoilers Electronic Control Unit.