Winglet

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A winglet is a type of part used to provide stabilization for rockets and planes inside an atmosphere. It is smaller than a regular wing (hence the name) and is sometimes (but not necessarily) also a control surface.

Currently the following non-controllable stock winglets are available in KSP:

Image Part Cost
(Funds)
Mass
(t)
Max. Temp.
(K)
Tolerance
(m/s)
Lift Tiltable
BasicFin.png
Basic Fin 25 0.01 934 4 0.12 No
AVT1 Winglet.png
AV-T1 Winglet 500 0.04 2 000 12 0.3 No
Tail fin.png
Tail Fin 600 0.13 2 000 12 0.61 Yes

For controllable winglets, see the page about control surfaces.