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  1. Ailerons - 1, 4
    Elevators - 5, 7
    Flaps - 2, 3
    Rudder - 6
  2. Climb - elevators 5, 7
    Yaw - rudder 6
    Roll - ailerons 1, 4
    Dive - elevators 5, 7
    Landing - flaps 2, 3
    Pitch - elevators 5, 7
    Take off - flaps 2, 3

 
1) Flaps down - more lift used to land and take off
2) Elevators up - tail down, nose up - climbing - upward pitch
3) Left aileron down, right aileron up - right wing down, left wing up - roll right
4) Rudder right - tail left, nose right - yaw right
5) Rudder left - tail right, nose left - yaw left
6) Elevators down - tail up, nose down - dive - downward pitch
7) Left aileron up, right aileron down - right wing up, left wing down - roll left

 


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