Why do some airplanes equipped with inboard/outboard ailerons use the outboards for slow-flight speeds only?
Aerodynamic loads on the outboard ailerons tend to twist the wingtips at high speeds.
Increased surface area provides greater controllability with flap extension.
Locking out the outboard ailerons in high speed flight provides variable flight control feel.
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