They shot away my aileron control, and we were in a very bad way.
The part of the wing which can be warped is called the aileron.
In that way I depress the aileron on the side I want to sail.
If one wing tends to dip, the aileron on that side is depressed.
Why, they couldn't tell an aileron from an elevator if it was to save their lives!
Wire, Aileron Gap—A wire connecting ...