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Why Passenger Planes have a Curved Wings Tip: Explained

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Have you wondered why all the passenger planes have curved wings tip?

Well, mostly we see the curved tip prints out the company name, logo or website address, which the plane belongs to.

But they are not only for this purpose.

The first thing you should know that planes can fly without the ‘special curved tips’. However, the present of the curved tips in both wings helps in reducing the noise pollution, lowering emission.

They also save fuel by reducing the drag and improves take-off performance.

Curved Tip in wings in almost all passenger planes have been used since the 1980s.

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