Edge Aerodynamix in Aircraft Commerce




December 17, 2015

The Conformal Vortex Generator (CVG) has been developed by Edge Aerodynamix. It is an inexpensive modification that is an elastomeric, adhesive-backed film applied to the upper surface of the wing. This reduces the boundary layer thickness, and improves airflow over the wing. This has been shown to generate an initial fuel burn reduction during the cruise phase by 4 - 6%.

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