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These mechanical devices are usually in the shape of control surfaces attached to the rear of the wing, horizontal, and vertical stabilizers and are controlled by the pilot—or sometimes an onboard flight computer.
The flight control system was also tested as control surfaces on the wings and stabilizers were moved through their full range of motion.
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