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Old Mar 11, 2011, 09:20 AM
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I've covered this quite a few times in a variety of forums, including recently.

There is no conflict between them.

A wing makes lift by grabbing chunks of air and shoving them downwards.

Bernoulli explains how the wing can grab hold of something as insubstantial as air, in order for it to do that shoving.

The whole Bernoulli-vs-Newton argument makes about as much sense as arguing about which is the source of a wing spar's strength, the spar caps, or the glue that holds them to the shear webs. Neither is much good without the other.
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