A weight-carrying structure for navigation of the air that is supported either by its own buoyancy or by the dynamic action of the air against its surfaces. (Webster, 1973)
Noise associated with transportation, particularly aircraft and automobiles.
Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air AIRCRAFT.
That branch of medicine dealing with the studies and effects of flight through the atmosphere or in space upon the human body and with the prevention or cure of physiological or psychological malfunctions arising from these effects. (from NASA Thesaurus)
Terminal facilities used for aircraft takeoff and landing and including facilities for handling passengers. (from McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed.)
A plant species of the genus CHRYSANTHEMUM, family ASTERACEAE. The flowers contain PYRETHRINS, cinerolones, and chrysanthemines which are powerful contact insecticides. Most in the old Pyrethrum genus are reclassified to TANACETUM; some to other ASTERACEAE genera.
A broad category of sleep disorders characterized by either hypersomnolence or insomnia. The three major subcategories include intrinsic (i.e., arising from within the body) (SLEEP DISORDERS, INTRINSIC), extrinsic (secondary to environmental conditions or various pathologic conditions), and disturbances of circadian rhythm. (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
A mixture of isomeric tritolyl phosphates. Used in the sterilization of certain surgical instruments and in many industrial processes.
Aspects of health and disease related to travel.
A group of methane-based halogenated hydrocarbons containing one or more fluorine and chlorine atoms.
AUTOMOBILES, trucks, buses, or similar engine-driven conveyances. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Complex petroleum hydrocarbons consisting mainly of residues from crude oil distillation. These liquid products include heating oils, stove oils, and furnace oils and are burned to generate energy.
A class of devices combining electrical and mechanical components that have at least one of the dimensions in the micrometer range (between 1 micron and 1 millimeter). They include sensors, actuators, microducts, and micropumps.
The great peninsula of southwest Asia comprising most of the present countries of the Middle East. It has been known since the first millennium B.C. In early times it was divided into Arabia Petraea, the northwest part, the only part ever conquered, becoming a Roman province; Arabia Deserta, the northern part between Syria and Mesopotamia; and Arabia Felix, the main part of the peninsula but by some geographers restricted to modern Yemen. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p63)
Acceleration produced by the mutual attraction of two masses, and of magnitude inversely proportional to the square of the distance between the two centers of mass. It is also the force imparted by the earth, moon, or a planet to an object near its surface. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)
Pesticides designed to control insects that are harmful to man. The insects may be directly harmful, as those acting as disease vectors, or indirectly harmful, as destroyers of crops, food products, or textile fabrics.
Interruption of NEURAL CONDUCTION in peripheral nerves or nerve trunks by the injection of a local anesthetic agent (e.g., LIDOCAINE; PHENOL; BOTULINUM TOXINS) to manage or treat pain.
Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.
Nerves and plexuses of the autonomic nervous system. The central nervous system structures which regulate the autonomic nervous system are not included.
The small mass of modified cardiac muscle fibers located at the junction of the superior vena cava (VENA CAVA, SUPERIOR) and right atrium. Contraction impulses probably start in this node, spread over the atrium (HEART ATRIUM) and are then transmitted by the atrioventricular bundle (BUNDLE OF HIS) to the ventricle (HEART VENTRICLE).

Air evacuation under high-level biosafety containment: the aeromedical isolation team. (1/465)

Military contingency operations in tropical environments and potential use of biological weapons by adversaries may place troops at risk for potentially lethal contagious infections (e.g., viral hemorrhagic fevers, plague, and zoonotic poxvirus infections). Diagnosis and treatment of such infections would be expedited by evacuating a limited number of patients to a facility with containment laboratories. To safely evacuate such patients by military aircraft and minimize the risk for transmission to air crews, caregivers, and civilians, the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases maintains an aeromedical isolation team. This rapid response team, which has worldwide airlift capability designed to evacuate and manage patients under high-level containment, also offers a portable containment laboratory, limited environmental decontamination, and specialized consultative expertise. This article also examines technical aspects of the team's equipment, training, capabilities, and deployments.  (+info)

Two cases of Chromobacterium violaceum infection after injury in a subtropical region. (2/465)

Chromobacterium violaceum is a gram-negative rod and is isolated from soil and water in tropical and subtropical regions. The species have pigmented and nonpigmented colony types. Infections caused by nonpigmented strains are rare. We report on two cases of infection caused by both pigmented and nonpigmented strains of C. violaceum. Two 24-year-old Korea Airline stewardesses were admitted to Inha University Hospital, Inchon, South Korea, on 9 August 1997, 3 days after an airplane accident in Guam. Both had multiple lacerations on exposed parts of their bodies. There was swelling, tenderness, and pus discharge. The wounds contained many small fragments of stones and weeds. A pigmented strain was isolated from the left hand and a nonpigmented strain was isolated from the left knee of one patient. For the other patient only a nonpigmented strain was isolated from a foot wound. The nonpigmented colonies from the left-knee and the left-foot wounds did not produce any pigment even after an extended period of incubation. The biochemical characteristics were the same for each strain except for oxidase and indole reactions. The pigmented strain was oxidase negative and indole positive, whereas the nonpigmented strains were oxidase positive and indole negative. The patients were successfully treated by debridement and with appropriate antibiotics.  (+info)

Pulmonary function and respiratory symptoms in a population of airport workers. (3/465)

OBJECTIVES: To assess the prevalence of respiratory symptoms and to measure spirometry in a sample of employees of Birmingham International Airport, United Kingdom, to examine whether occupational exposure to aircraft fuel or jet stream exhaust might be associated with respiratory symptoms or abnormalities of lung function. METHODS: Cross sectional survey by questionnaire and on site measurement of lung function, skin prick tests, and exhaled carbon monoxide concentrations. Occupational exposure was assigned by job title, between group comparison were made by logistic regression analysis. RESULTS: 222/680 full time employees were studied (mean age 38.6 y, 63% male, 28% current smokers, 6% self reported asthma, 19% self reported hay fever). Upper and lower respiratory tract symptoms were common and 51% had one or more positive skin tests. There were no significant differences in lung function tests between exposure groups. Between group comparisons of respiratory symptoms were restricted to male members of the medium and high exposure groups. The adjusted odds ratio (OR) for cough with phlegm and runny nose were found to be significantly associated with high exposure (OR 3.5, 95% confidence interval (95% CI) 1.23 to 9.74 and 2.9, 1.32 to 6.40 respectively) when the measured confounding effects of age and smoking, and in the case of runny nose, self reported hay fever had been taken into account. There was no obvious association between high exposure and the presence of shortness of breath or wheeze, or for the symptoms of watering eyes or stuffy nose. CONCLUSIONS: These findings support an association in male airport workers, between high occupational exposures to aviation fuel or jet stream exhaust and excess upper and lower respiratory tract symptoms, in keeping with a respiratory irritant. It is more likely that these effects reflect exposure to exhaust rather than fuel, although the effects of an unmeasured agent cannot be discounted.  (+info)

Medical advice for commercial air travelers. (4/465)

Family physicians are often asked to advise patients who are preparing to travel. The Air Carrier Access Act of 1986 has enabled more passengers with medical disabilities to choose air travel. All domestic U.S. airlines are required to carry basic (but often limited) medical equipment, although several physiologic stresses associated with flight may predispose travelers with underlying medical conditions to require emergency care. Recommendations for passengers with respiratory, cardiac or postsurgical conditions must be individualized and should be based on objective testing measures. Specific advice for patients with diabetes, postsurgical or otolaryngologic conditions may make air travel less hazardous for these persons. Air travel should be delayed after scuba diving to minimize the chance of developing decompression sickness. Although no quick cure for jet lag exists, several simple suggestions may make travel across time zones more comfortable.  (+info)

Reactions of migrating birds to lights and aircraft. (5/465)

Midair collsions between birds and aircraft pose a hazard for both. While observing migrating birds with a tracking radar, we find that birds often react, by taking evasive maneuvers, at distances of 200-300 m to both searchlight beams and the approach of a small airplane with its landing lights on. Appropriately arranged lights on aircraft should decrease the hazard of collisions with birds.  (+info)

Estimates of stratospheric pollution by an analytic model. (6/465)

With suitable choices of the height profile of eddy diffusion coefficient, the vertical flow of an inert tracer is given by an analytic solution. Odd nitrogen, or NOX, from aircraft exhausts can be regarded as such a tracer, and the amount in the stratosphere resulting from a source of a given strength can be immediately calculated. The resulting destruction of ozone is then estimated with the help of a formula obtained from earlier work.  (+info)

Mortality among aircraft manufacturing workers. (7/465)

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the risk of cancer and other diseases among workers engaged in aircraft manufacturing and potentially exposed to compounds containing chromate, trichloroethylene (TCE), perchloroethylene (PCE), and mixed solvents. METHODS: A retrospective cohort mortality study was conducted of workers employed for at least 1 year at a large aircraft manufacturing facility in California on or after 1 January 1960. The mortality experience of these workers was determined by examination of national, state, and company records to the end of 1996. Standardised mortality ratios (SMRs) were evaluated comparing the observed numbers of deaths among workers with those expected in the general population adjusting for age, sex, race, and calendar year. The SMRs for 40 cause of death categories were computed for the total cohort and for subgroups defined by sex, race, position in the factory, work duration, year of first employment, latency, and broad occupational groups. Factory job titles were classified as to likely use of chemicals, and internal Poisson regression analyses were used to compute mortality risk ratios for categories of years of exposure to chromate, TCE, PCE, and mixed solvents, with unexposed factory workers serving as referents. RESULTS: The study cohort comprised 77,965 workers who accrued nearly 1.9 million person-years of follow up (mean 24.2 years). Mortality follow up, estimated as 99% complete, showed that 20,236 workers had died by 31 December 1996, with cause of death obtained for 98%. Workers experienced low overall mortality (all causes of death SMR 0.83) and low cancer mortality (SMR 0.90). No significant increases in risk were found for any of the 40 specific cause of death categories, whereas for several causes the numbers of deaths were significantly below expectation. Analyses by occupational group and specific job titles showed no remarkable mortality patterns. Factory workers estimated to have been routinely exposed to chromate were not at increased risk of total cancer (SMR 0.93) or of lung cancer (SMR 1.02). Workers routinely exposed to TCE, PCE, or a mixture of solvents also were not at increased risk of total cancer (SMRs 0.86, 1.07, and 0.89, respectively), and the numbers of deaths for specific cancer sites were close to expected values. Slight to moderately increased rates of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma were found among workers exposed to TCE or PCE, but none was significant. A significant increase in testicular cancer was found among those with exposure to mixed solvents, but the excess was based on only six deaths and could not be linked to any particular solvent or job activity. Internal cohort analyses showed no significant trends of increased risk for any cancer with increasing years of exposure to chromate or solvents. CONCLUSIONS: The results from this large scale cohort study of workers followed up for over 3 decades provide no clear evidence that occupational exposures at the aircraft manufacturing factory resulted in increases in the risk of death from cancer or other diseases. Our findings support previous studies of aircraft workers in which cancer risks were generally at or below expected levels.  (+info)

Kinematic synergy adaptation to microgravity during forward trunk movement. (8/465)

The aim of the present investigation was to see whether the kinematic synergy responsible for equilibrium control during upper trunk movement was preserved in absence of gravity constraints. In this context, forward trunk movements were studied during both straight-and-level flights (earth-normal gravity condition: normogravity) and periods of weightlessness in parabolic flights (microgravity). Five standing adult subjects had their feet attached to a platform, their eyes were open, and their hands were clasped behind their back. They were instructed to bend the trunk (the head and the trunk together) forward by approximately 35 degrees with respect to the vertical in the sagittal plane as fast as possible in response to a tone, and then to hold the final position for 3 s. The initial and final anteroposterior center of mass (CM) positions (i.e., 200 ms before the onset of the movement and 400 ms after the offset of the movement, respectively), the time course of the anteroposterior CM shift during the movement, and the electromyographic (EMG) pattern of the main muscles involved in the movement were studied under both normo- and microgravity. The kinematic synergy was quantified by performing a principal components analysis on the hip, knee, and ankle angle changes occurring during the movement. The results indicate that 1) the anteroposterior position of the CM remains minimized during performance of forward trunk movement in microgravity, in spite of the absence of equilibrium constraints; 2) the strong joint coupling between hip, knee, and ankle, which characterizes the kinematic synergy in normogravity and which is responsible for the minimization of the CM shift during movement, is preserved in microgravity. It represents an invariant parameter controlled by the CNS. 3) The EMG pattern underlying the kinematic synergy is deeply reorganized. This is in contrast with the invariance of the kinematic synergy. It is concluded that during short-term microgravity episodes, the kinematic synergy that minimizes the anteroposterior CM shift is surprisingly preserved due to fast adaptation of the muscle forces to the new constraint.  (+info)

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Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Includes helicopter and aircraft engine specialists.. Sample of reported job titles: Aircraft Maintenance Director, Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor, Aircraft Maintenance Technician (Aircraft Maintenance Tech), Aircraft Mechanic, Aircraft Restorer, Aircraft Technician, Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A & P Mechanic), Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT), Aviation Mechanic, Helicopter Mechanic ...
0021] The method proceeds to 420 with executing a propagator-estimator configured with an aircraft model for a plurality of aircraft states based on an aircraft attitude state vector, a velocity state vector, a Sink Rate Error state vector, and a wind velocity state vector. In one embodiment, the aircraft model is implemented using the simple aircraft model 200 described above with respect to FIG. 2. The time derivative of attitude vector d/dt Attitude may be calculated from a function of the aircraft present thrust, rudder positions, angle-of-attack, velocity and attitude. Present thrust, angle-of-attack and rudder setting may be collected from other aircraft systems and sensors. The second state vector time derivative d/dt Velocity is also calculated by the aircraft model as a function of the aircrafts present thrust, rudder positions, angle-of-attack, attitude and velocity. A third state variable, referred to as the Sink Rate Error represents the uncertainty in the measured barometric ...
Impact of Covid-19 in Commercial Aircraft NextGen Avionics Market: The utility-owned segment is mainly being driven by increasing financial incentives and regulatory supports from the governments globally. The current utility-owned Commercial Aircraft NextGen Avionics are affected primarily by the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of the projects in China, the US, Germany, and South Korea are delayed, and the companies are facing short-term operational issues due to supply chain constraints and lack of site access due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Asia-Pacific is anticipated to get highly affected by the spread of the COVID-19 due to the effect of the pandemic in China, Japan, and India. China is the epic center of this lethal disease. China is a major country in terms of the chemical industry.. Get FREE Impact Analysis of Covid 19 on Commercial Aircraft NextGen Avionics Industry with Report: https://www.worldwidemarketreports.com/covidimpact/366005. Geographical Analysis:. The study details country-level ...
During the 1950s Surrey made a significant contribution to the development and production of revolutionary types of commercial and military aircraft. Aircraft manufacturers such as Vickers-Armstrongs and Hawker-Siddeley expanded their facilities within the county in order to meet demand. The success of Vickers, based at Weybridge and Wisley, had a major impact upon the prosperity of West Surrey where hundreds of its employees lived. Throughout the 1950s Vickers was at the forefront in the development of turbo-prop commercial aircraft and also military aircraft such as the Vickers Valiant jet bomber.. Hawkers Aircraft based at the Kingston works and Dunsfold aerodrome is best known for the development of combat aircraft. Of note during the 1950s were the Hawker Hunter and Sea Hawk jet aircraft, both …subject to the governments Super Priority category of funding and supply, designed to speed up the supply of new designs which were considered vital to the RAF and the Fleet Air Arm. The Hunters ...
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One hundred and thirty-seven jet pilots were studied to obtain information regarding their vertigo experiences in jet aircraft. Individual interviews and a check list of vertigo experiences were used. It was found that 96 per cent of the pilots had experienced vertigo while flying jet aircraft and that the nature of vertigo was essentially the same as that found during flight in propeller driven aircraft. The most frequent illusary experience was found to involve confusions with regard to the attitude and motion of the aircraft. The jet pilots believe that certain unique aspects of jet flight may contribute to difficulties in spatial orientation. (Author)(*VERTIGO
The four engine aircraft was transferred from Kisangani to Mykolaiv, Ukraine, for maintenance purposes. Two enroute stops were scheduled in Entebbe and Luxor. Ar 0417LT, the crew was cleared for takeoff. The aircraft started rolling on runway 02 for takeoff but it kept rolling on it till it reached its end. The aircraft continued rolling in the sand drifting from the runway centerline to the right, crossing a service road and eventually crashing into a military zone located 500 metres from the runway end. The aircraft crashed into one of the buildings inside the military unit causing complete destruction of the building. The right wing also crashed into another building putting the aircraft on fire and forcing the aircraft to turn right. The aircraft kept moving forward the military unit fence (next to Tiba-Luxor road) and stopped there, crashing in its way into oil barrel. The accident resulted in the total destruction and fire of the aircraft and the fatality of its crew but no further injuries ...
Aircraft noise is a major issue in urban areas and is one of the research topics within the FP7 SONORUS project. Current methods for determining the impact of aircraft noise on annoyance and sleep disturbance are based on energetic quantities neglecting the dynamic character of the sound. To obtain a more complete representation of annoyance, it would be helpful to predict the audible aircraft sound and determine the impact of the aircraft sound on people. In a related project at Empa, sonAIR, recordings were made of aircraft taking off and landing. These recordings were made at several positions and with several microphones simultaneously. Combined with cockpit data, flight path information and an inverse sound propagation model, this gives the possibility to determine the emission as function of aircraft conditions and observer angle. An inverse sound propagation model is used to estimate the emission in the time-domain. The obtained signal corresponds to the immission of a microphone flying along
Today there was an incident with the Airlander aircraft at Cardington airfield. The aircraft was not flying at the time of the incident. Our initial assessment is that the aircraft broke free from its mooring mast for reasons that will be investigated. The aircraft has a safety system which operates automatically in circumstances of the aircraft breaking free of its mast, and is designed to rip open the hull and deflate the aircraft. This is a safety feature to ensure our aircraft minimises any potential damage to its surroundings in these circumstances. The aircraft is now deflated and secure on the edge of the airfield. The fuel and helium inside the Airlander have been made safe.. A member of HAV staff sustained minor injuries and was taken to hospital for assessment as a precaution. She has since been discharged. A separate member of staff also sustained minor injuries while dealing with the aftermath of the incident.. A number of local roads and a local footpath were temporarily closed off ...
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The purpose of this study was to investigate health and annoyance reactions to change in chronic exposure to aircraft noise on a sample of South African children. It was the intention of this study to examine if effects of noise on health and annoyance can be demonstrated. If so, whether such effects persist over time, or whether such effects are reversible after the cessation of exposure to noise. A cohort of 732 children with a mean age of 11.1 (range = 8-14) participated at baseline measurements in Wave 1 (2009), and 649 (mean age = 12.3; range = 9-15) and 174 (mean age = 13.3; range = 10-16) children were reassessed in Wave 2 (2010) and Wave 3 (2011) after the relocation of the airport, respectively. The findings revealed that the children who were exposed to chronic aircraft noise continued to experience significantly higher annoyance than their counterparts in all the waves at school, and only in Wave 1 and Wave 2 at home. Aircraft noise exposure did not have adverse effects on the childrens self
Title Aircraft allocation - stochastic optimization (AIRSP3,SEQ=69) $Ontext The objective of this model is to allocate aircrafts to routes to maximize the expected profit when traffic demand is uncertain. Several problems are solved with standard LP solvers and DECIS: Also see models AIRCRAFT, AIRSP and AIRSP2. Dantzig, G B, Chapter 28. In Linear Programming and Extensions. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1963. $Offtext set i aircraft types and unassigned passengers / a, b, c, d / j assigned and unassigned routes / route-1, route-2, route-3, route-4, route-5 / ; table c(i,j) costs per aircraft (1000s) route-1 route-2 route-3 route-4 route-5 a 18 21 18 16 10 b 15 16 14 9 c 10 9 6 d 17 16 17 15 10 ; table pcap(i,j) passenger capacity of aircraft i on route j route-1 route-2 route-3 route-4 route-5 a 16 15 28 23 81 b 10 14 15 57 c 5 7 29 d 9 11 22 17 55 ; parameter aircraft(i) aircraft availability / a 10 b 19 c 25 d 15 /; parameter costbumped(j) costs associated with bumping ...
In flight, any aircraft will rotate about its center of gravity, a point which is the average location of the mass of the aircraft. We can define a three dimensional coordinate system through the center of gravity with each axis of this coordinate system perpendicular to the other two axes. We can then define the orientation of the aircraft by the amount of rotation of the parts of the aircraft along these principal axes. The pitch axis is perpendicular to the aircraft centerline and lies in the plane of the wings. A pitch motion is an up or down movement of the nose of the aircraft as shown in the animation. The pitching motion is being caused by the deflection of the elevator of this aircraft. The elevator is a hinged section at the rear of the horizontal stabilizer. There is usually an elevator on each side of the vertical stabilizer. The elevators work in pairs; when the right elevator goes up, the left elevator also goes up.. As described on the shape effects slide, changing the angle of ...
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The twin engine aircraft, with a pilot and a flight nurse on board, was being operated by Skymaster Air Services under the instrument flight rules (IFR) on a flight from Bankstown Airport, New South Wales (NSW) to Archerfield Airport, Queensland. The aircraft was being positioned to Archerfield for a medical patient transfer flight from Archerfield to Albury, NSW. The aircraft departed Bankstown at 0740 Eastern Standard Time. At 0752, the pilot reported to air traffic control (ATC) that he was turning the aircraft around as he was having a few problems. At about 0806, the aircraft collided with a powerline support pole located on the eastern side of the intersection of Sackville Street and Canley Vale Road, Canley Vale, NSW. The pilot and flight nurse sustained fatal injuries and the aircraft was destroyed by impact damage and a post-impact fire ...
An aircraft lavatory is a small room on an aircraft with a toilet and sink. An early aircraft fitted with a toilet was the 1921 Caproni Ca.60, However, it crashed on its second flight and never saw service. The Handley Page H.P.42 airliner, designed in 1928, was fitted with toilets near the center of the aircraft. The British Supermarine Stranraer flying boat, which first flew in 1934, was fitted with a toilet that was open to the air. When the lid was lifted in flight, airflow produced a whistling noise that led to the aircraft being nicknamed the Whistling Shithouse. The Short Sunderland flying boat, which saw military service from 1938 to 1967, was comparatively well equipped, carrying a porcelain flush toilet. During World War 2, large bomber aircraft, such as the American Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and the British Avro Lancaster, carried chemical toilets (basically a bucket with seat and cover, see bucket toilet); in British use, they were called Elsans after the company that ...
Japan Airlines and Ethiopian Airlines announced today that they have placed orders worth around $3.22 billion for a total of 40 Boeing 737 and 787 passenger aircraft.. Japan Airlines plans to buy 30 Boeing 737s, with options for 10 additional small passenger aircraft in the same class. The airline aims to conclude the $1.92 billion deal in the spring.. JAL said in a statement that it is ordering the new aircraft in response to increased capacity at Tokyos Haneda Airports and an increase in demand for flights. JAL added that it selected the 737 to minimise the number of aircraft types in its fleet.. The aircraft are scheduled to enter service on JALs domestic network in 2006.. Ethiopian Airlines today placed a $1.3 billion order for 10 Boeing 787 passenger jets. The order, comprised of five firm and five optional aircraft, makes the carrier the first Africa-based operator of the new 787.. Ethiopian said that it ordered the aircraft, formerly known as the 7E7, for its outstanding technical, ...
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On this page you will find all aircraft types mentioned on SKYbrary, listed by ICAO Aircraft Type Designator. If you do not find the aircraft type that you are looking for, or do not know the ICAO designator, try searching for the name; scrolling down the main database list which is in aircraft type name order may be useful if the full name sought is not known. The Aircraft Browser is temporarily unavailable due to a technical issue You can also use the ICAO aircraft type search tool (external link to the ICAO website). ...
For those who are interested in purchasing their own aircraft, chances are that theyve already experienced one of the previous charter options and have decided that full aircraft ownership is their preferred mode of travel. Owning your own aircraft comes with an almost infinite set of options and choices that allow you to dictate when, why, how, and where youd like to fly. From picking the color of your paint to making travel decisions on the fly, aircraft ownership is the pinnacle of flying private. Even most regulatory agencies allow more concessions for aircraft owners that include more relaxed regulations, access to a smaller niche airports, and even specific tax advantages. However, as they say, with great power comes great responsibility. Unlike the other options listed, aircraft owners ultimately bear the sole responsibility of managing and operating their new asset. This can be achieved by setting up a dedicated flight department or arranging for a management company to assist you with ...
The aircraft gives its occupants the sensation of weightlessness by following a parabolic flight path relative to the center of the Earth.[7] While following this path, the aircraft and its payload are in free fall at certain points of its flight path. The aircraft is used in this way to demonstrate to astronauts what it is like to orbit the Earth. During this time the aircraft does not exert any ground reaction force on its contents, causing the sensation of weightlessness. Initially, the aircraft climbs with a pitch angle of 45 degrees using engine thrust and elevator controls. The sensation of weightlessness is achieved by reducing thrust and lowering the nose to maintain a neutral, or zero lift, configuration such that the aircraft follows a ballistic trajectory, with engine thrust exactly compensating for drag. Weightlessness begins while ascending and lasts all the way up-and-over the hump, until the craft reaches a downward pitch angle of around 30 degrees. At this point, the craft is ...
Some of these conflicts are irreconcilable and would leave operators with no ability to comply. For example, under 14 C. F.R. § 91.119 concerning minimum safe altitudes, no person may operate an aircraft below certain altitudes except for takeoff or landing. Over non-congested areas, the minimum is 500 feet AGL. However, in Advisory Circular AC-91-57, which constitutes the only FAA guidance concerning the altitude of model aircraft flight, model aircraft operators are instructed: Do not fly model aircraft higher than 400 feet above the surface. If model aircraft were interchangeable with aircraft for purposes of existing FARs, they could never be flown at all because they must, according to FAA guidance, fly below 400 feet while also flying above 500 feet.. ReplyDelete ...
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How is Study of Health Outcomes in Aircraft Maintenance Personnel (Australia) abbreviated? SHOAMP stands for Study of Health Outcomes in Aircraft Maintenance Personnel (Australia). SHOAMP is defined as Study of Health Outcomes in Aircraft Maintenance Personnel (Australia) somewhat frequently.
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According to MarketIntelReports Global Aircraft Engines Detailed Analysis Report 2017-2022: Browse 116 Pages and an in-depth TOC on Aircraft Engines Market 2017-2022 here. http://www.marketintelreports.com/report/da0895/global-aircraft-engines-detailed-analysis-report-20172022. An airplane engine is defined as the propulsion engine for the aircraft which generates mechanical power. In the engine, the air is drawn in at the front through an inlet, compressed by a fan, mixed with fuel and combusted. It is pushed out as a hot exhaust at the back. This action propels the airplane forward. The need for a comfortable travel for the passengers is responsible for driving the Aircraft Engines Market. The jet turbine is used in military sector to tackle terrorism, drug trafficking, and illegal infiltration. Fuel efficiency and reliability are the other factors that lead to the demand for the airplane motor.. Scope & Regional Forecast of the Aircraft Engines Market. An important factor which drives ...
Industry Highlights:. Aircraft leasing is a technique where the airline companies procure the aircraft on lease from leasing airlines companies and other aircraft operators. Over the last few years, several airlines companies have switched to aircraft leasing for their operations to reduce the financial burden and to increase the number of aircrafts. Owing to this, the market for aircraft lessor has grown significantly. Aircraft leasing is mainly of two types: wet leasing and dry leasing. However, wet leasing aircraft are procure for shorter period of time, whereas, dry leasing is used for longer leasing period. The major buyers of the aircraft leasing are the big airlines, financial investors and others. However, these buyers mainly go for the OEMs or from the leasing companies.. As per MRFR analysis, the Aircraft Leasing Market is expected to witness a remarkable growth during the forecast period as several companies are opting for leasing of aircraft. The global aircraft leasing market is ...
Many people who fly regularly are familiar with the temperature irregularities on board aircraft. You might be sweating and overheated before takeoff only to find yourself shivering and reaching for a blanket mid-flight. It is uncomfortable, for sure, but most just shrug it off as an inconvenience that comes with flying. Far too often, however, temperatures on board aircraft can rise or dip to dangerous levels, presenting a serious health and safety risk for passengers and flight crewmembers alike. Shockingly, there are no federal regulations governing internal cabin temperature. This oversight has gone on for too long, and we call on the Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue reasonable and meaningful regulations on in-cabin temperatures.. There have been several well-publicized incidents when the health of passengers or crewmembers has been threatened by extreme temperatures. In June of 2017, an infant overheated and required hospitalization while on the tarmac at Denver International ...
LONDON – What is the structure of the commercial aircraft PMA market? What are the key forces driving its change? How is the market set to develop in the coming years? How do the fastest growing regional commercial aircraft PMA markets look lik...
LineCraft TR is a single seater concept aircraft that comprises a collection of Ludicrous Speed engines, generating massive amount of gs. The engine contains eight miniatures and two large speed brakes to control the roll and yaw of the aircraft. LineCraft was designed for racing short to medium distances on the sky or over desert areas. This aircraft is specialized in high speed and mid altitude flight. The giant air brakes are required to control the aircraft because of the compact size and light weight. The ultimate speed of the aircraft has made it a good racer but an experienced pilot is required to fly this extraordinary piece.. ...
The term drone is used below for brevity, but includes all unmanned aircraft and aircraft systems including, but not limited to, radio and remotely controlled planes.. For the Spa Valley Railway the same policy and arrangements apply to kites, balloons etc. Use of Unmanned Aircraft and Aircraft Systems is governed by the civil Aviation Authority. See www.caa.co.uk. The regulations include the requirement not to fly within 50 metres of any person, vessel, vehicle or structure which is not under the control of the person in charge of the aircraft.. Drones must not be operated from Spa Valley Railway property* or within 50m of Spa Valley Railway property*, except where specific authority is given by the Safety & Operations Manager. That authority will be at the sole discretion of the Spa Valley Railway and may be withdrawn without notice at any time. Any authority will be given only after a risk assessment and suitable controls have been put in place.. *Spa Valley Railway property is the ...
The term drone is used below for brevity, but includes all unmanned aircraft and aircraft systems including, but not limited to, radio and remotely controlled planes.. For the Spa Valley Railway the same policy and arrangements apply to kites, balloons etc. Use of Unmanned Aircraft and Aircraft Systems is governed by the civil Aviation Authority. See www.caa.co.uk. The regulations include the requirement not to fly within 50 metres of any person, vessel, vehicle or structure which is not under the control of the person in charge of the aircraft.. Drones must not be operated from Spa Valley Railway property* or within 50m of Spa Valley Railway property*, except where specific authority is given by the Safety & Operations Manager. That authority will be at the sole discretion of the Spa Valley Railway and may be withdrawn without notice at any time. Any authority will be given only after a risk assessment and suitable controls have been put in place.. *Spa Valley Railway property is the ...
While information on aircraft noise is limited, the studies and data GAO reviewed suggest that aircraft cabin and cockpit noise levels likely do not exceed the noise exposure standard established by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). None of the studies GAO reviewed, which included eight that measured noise in the cabin and four that measured noise in the cockpit, found levels that clearly exceeded the OSHA standard, though two of the studies found that noise over long durations in certain types of aircraft may reach the more restrictive exposure limit published by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). OSHA and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have received few complaints from crewmembers related to aircraft noise levels. For example, since assuming authority to enforce its noise standard in the cabin, OSHA has received two complaints related to ambient aircraft noise out of more than 600 complaints related to commercial aviation. No ...
A passive acoustic method to locate moving sound sources is applied to maneuvering aircraft. The advantages of the method are that it is suitable for all kinds of aircraft, not only propeller-driven, and is not restricted to low height above the ground. Its applicability could be, for instance, to supplement aircraft noise monitoring systems or to supervise small airports activities. The method is based on the relation between the relative Doppler effect observed from a set of at least seven microphone receivers, distributed in the airport surroundings, and the aircraft position and speed. The method requires knowledge of the position of the aircraft at the start of takeoff. The ambiguity function is used to calculate the relative Doppler stretch of the spectrum of the sound between pairs of microphones. The results of applying the ambiguity function are the inputs to a system of equations that relates the aircraft position and speed to the relative Doppler frequency stretches. This system of ...
Venture Aircraft, a supplier to the aerospace industry has acquired some of the assets of Swift-Cor Aerospace, including manufacturing facilities in Gardena, California and Wichita, Kansas. The combined entity will operate under the new name of Impresa Aerospace and includes a total of four facilities with three in California and one in Wichita. Venture Aircraft is a Graycliff Partners portfolio company.. PRESS RELEASE. Venture Aircraft, LLC, a leading supplier to the aerospace industry and a portfolio company of Graycliff Partners LP, today announced that the company has acquired certain assets of Swift-Cor Aerospace, Inc., including manufacturing facilities in Gardena, California and Wichita, Kansas. The combined entity will operate under the new name of Impresa Aerospace, LLC, and includes a total of four facilities with three in California and one in Wichita.. We are pleased to announce the creation of Impresa Aerospace. The combination of Venture and Swift-Cors assets and services, ...
Provide personal services to ensure the safety, security, and comfort of airline passengers during flight. Greet passengers, verify tickets, explain use of safety equipment, and serve food or beverages.. Sample of reported job titles: Flight Attendant; Flight Attendant, Inflight Services; Flight Attendant/Air Transportation Supervisor; Flight Attendant/Inflight Manager; Flight Attendant/Inflight Supervisor; In-Flight Crew Member; International Flight Attendant; Lead Instructor/Flight Attendant; Purser ...
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Aims: Aircraft noise causes endothelial dysfunction, oxidative stress, and inflammation. Transportation noise increases the incidence of coronary artery disease, hypertension, and stroke. The underlying mechanisms are not well understood. Herein, we investigated effects of phagocyte-type NADPH oxidase (Nox2) knockout and different noise protocols (around-the-clock, sleep/awake phase noise) on vascular and cerebral complications in mice. Methods and results: C57BL/6j and Nox2-/- (gp91phox-/-) mice were exposed to aircraft noise (maximum sound level of 85 dB(A), average sound pressure level of 72 dB(A)) around-the-clock or during sleep/awake phases for 1, 2, and 4 days. Adverse effects of around-the-clock noise on the vasculature and brain were mostly prevented by Nox2 deficiency. Around-the-clock aircraft noise of the mice caused the most pronounced vascular effects and dysregulation of Foxo3/circadian clock as revealed by next generation sequencing (NGS), suggesting impaired sleep quality in ...
Each new flight attendant can expect to be on reserve until they build enough seniority to become a line holder.The time spent on reserve varies depending on the growth within the assigned domicile.. When a flight attendant is on reserve, they are on-call and expected to be available during assigned reserve blocks to cover trips due to sick calls, vacations, etc. While on reserve, flight attendants may be away from home up to five days a week and scheduled to work up to 14 hours each day.. If contacted to work a trip while on reserve, flight attendants must be checked in at the airport and ready for duty within two hours. It can be very difficult to commute while on reserve and it is highly recommended that flight attendants relocate to their assigned domicile. All assigned trips will begin and end in the assigned domicile.. SkyWest flight attendants on reserve will not exceed 19 duty days per month.. ...
In 1997 a mother and daughter who had recently travelled from Luxembourg to Iceland, and who had never been in an area of endemicity, became affected with malaria. They lived in a village 1 2 km east of Luxembourg s airport. In 1999 a husband and wife travelled by air from Luxembourg to Scotland via Brussels on 30 May and returned to Luxembourg on 18 June. The woman fell ill in late July and P. falciparum was confirmed by blood smear. A blood smear taken from the husband was also positive. A third patient, who had not travelled by air, lived in a village 3 4 km east of Luxembourg airport. All five cases occurred during periods of high summer temperatures, which may have allowed imported mosquitoes to survive. Severe thrombocytopenia was a common feature in these patients (40).. Baggage malaria. Table 2 includes cases of baggage malaria in which infected vectors were evidently brought in baggage to sites, sometimes at a considerable distance from the airport of arrival, and transmitted the ...
Two of the worlds most connected airlines, Qatar Airways and American Airlines, have signed a major codeshare agreement in order to increase commercial cooperation, bolster connectivity and create hundreds of new travel options for millions of customers.. Following the reconciliation between the two airlines after a two-year suspension, this new agreement will link some of the largest airport hubs in the U.S. to Hamad International Airport in Doha, which was voted one of the Middle Easts best airports.. Passengers of Qatar Airways will be able to travel on American Airlines domestic flights from Boston (BOS), Dallas (DFW), Chicago (ORD), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK) and Philadelphia (PHL).. Additionally, passengers will also be able to travel on AA international flights to and from Europe, the Caribbean, Central American and South America.. Meanwhile, American Airlines passengers will be able to travel on all Qatar Airways flights between the U.S. and Qatar, in addition to ...
A Boeing 727-2N8 passenger plane, registered 7O-ACW, was damaged beyond repair in a landing accident at Asmara International Airport (ASM), Eritrea. All 107 passengers and four crew members survived. The airplane operated on a flight from Sana International Airport (SAH) to Asmara International Airport (ASM).
On January 23, 2015, U.S. District Judge James Otero granted three summary judgments of non-infringement in favor of Irell & Manella client B/E Aerospace in a patent lawsuit brought by MAG Aerospace Industries Inc., a Zodiac Aerospace company, in the Central District of California. Based on the rulings, the entire case against B/E Aerospace was dismissed.. MAG Aerospace sued B/E Aerospace in August 2013 for allegedly infringing three patents related to vacuum toilets that can be used on commercial aircraft. The patents pertain specifically to vacuum toilet assemblies and methods for repairing these toilets (U.S. Patent Numbers 6,353,942; 6,536,054; and 6,536,055). In its complaint, MAG Aerospace claimed that B/E Aerospaces patented lightweight Ecosystems vacuum toilet infringed MAGs earlier patents. Within days of receiving the complaint, B/E Aerospace publicly denied these allegations and shortly thereafter retained Irell to defend against MAG Aerospaces claims. After claim construction ...
Worlds most technologically-advanced passenger aircraft to be added to JFK route starting 28 October. Qatar Airways operates two daily flights to and from New Yorks JFK airport. DOHA, Qatar - Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that its ultra-modern Airbus A350-1000 will join the airlines New York JFK route starting 28 October 2018, the airlines first commercial route to the U.S. operated with this state-of-the-art aircraft. Qatar Airways is the global launch customer for the worlds most advanced passenger aircraft, the latest member of the Airbus wide-body aircraft portfolio, which currently operates daily non-stop service between Doha and London.. Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said: We are thrilled to introduce the A350-1000 on flights to and from JFK, one of our key U.S. gateways. The introduction of this next-generation aircraft to the route demonstrates our commitment to providing passengers travelling to and from the U.S. with the most ...
The Air Force Research Laboratory wants to find out how virtual, augmented and mixed (VAM) reality technologies can be leveraged to improve aircraft maintenance.. In the private sector, VAM tools have been used in training and manufacturing and maintenance industries to reduce quality errors and increase throughput.. Following the lead of advanced manufacturing companies, AFRL wants to move away from printed maintenance instructions and investigate solutions like projecting scaled visualizations of the task onto the machinery being serviced.. But before such technology can be developed, AFRL wants information about four specific areas:. Content development. Cost-effective solutions for creating the magnitude computer-generated visualizations aircraft preventative and remedial maintenance will require innovative crowdsourcing of augmented reality (AR) content development by airmen. The content must be able to be developed by non-programmers and not be dependent on digital models of legacy ...
Flying a plane safely through the sky… with passengers or freight on board… takes more than excellent vision… airline and commercial pilots need quick reaction times and excellent problem-solving abilities. These pilots fly and navigate airplanes, helicopters, and other aircraft. Pilots run through detailed checks before every flight, including checking fuel supplies, aircraft weight limit, cargo balance, weather conditions, and aircraft condition. Tiny cockpits contain the flight crew for the duration of flight; strong teamwork and sharing of flight duties keep the pilot and copilot alert and rested. Pilots communicate frequently with air traffic controllers on the ground, from submitting their flight plan before take-off, to checking in during a flight, and receiving instructions for landing and handling storms or emergencies. Airline pilots fly public, scheduled flights. They may fly long-distance routes, and be away from home for extended periods. Those routes, along with mandatory ...
Russian aircraft manufacturer Irkut has flown the second MC-21-300 test aircraft. The aircrafts six-hour flighton July 20 was from Irkutsk to the Gromov institute at Moscows Zhukovsky airfield, where it joins the first MC-21-300 flight-test aircraft, which flew to the institute October 2017.. The aircraft was reported to have functioned normally with no system failures, according to test pilot Vasily Sevastyanov.. The second aircraft has now conducted 20 hours of test flights from the Irkutsk assembly plant since its maiden flight on May 12. According to Irkut it has been flown to altitudes of 12,000m (39,400ft) and at speeds of up to 0.8 Mach.. So far the aircraft has undergone stability and wing-configuration checks, calibration of air-data systems for airspeed and altitude, and in-flight engine restarts.. Both aircraft will be tested further at the Gromov centre, where equipment and facilities have been constructed that Irkut says enable data for more than 30,000 parameters to be collected ...
A Boeing 727-022 (WL) passenger plane, registered 9Q-COP, was destroyed in a landing accident at Kisangani-Bangoka International Airport (FKI), Congo (Democratic Republic). There were 108 passengers and seven crew members on board. The airplane operated on a flight from Kinshasa-NDjili Airport (FIH) to Kisangani-Bangoka International Airport (FKI).
Abstract:. Objectives: To declare the medications onboard aircraft as a new initiative in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Methods: It is a new initiative project drove by national medications onboard aircraft services guidelines. The projects formulated from the international business model, pharmacy project guidelines and project management institution guidelines of a new project. The initiative project is written through project management professionals and consisted of several parts, including the initial phase, the planning phase, the execution phase, the monitoring and controlling phase. Results: The medications onboard aircraft services with a defined vision, mission and goals. The services had various benefits including clinical and economic on patients as exemplified in the review. The continuous of the project assured by risk management model description. In addition, the monitoring and controlling of the services as declared. The transition to operation project though closing project ...
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Hainan Airlines has been named a SKYTRAX five-star airline for seven consecutive years. The airline also has one of the worlds best safety records in that it has not had a major accident in its 24 years of operation, and it was ranked third in airline safety in 2016 by JACDEC, a German airline safety data evaluation firm. With the new service, Hainan Airlines will provide comfortable and safe flying experiences to passengers travelling between China and Australia. View original content with multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/hainan-airlines-inaugurates-direct-air-service-between-shenzhen-and-brisbane-300524226.html. SOURCE Hainan Airlines Co., LTD. ...
According to medical evidence so far, a passengers risk of in-flight transmission of SARS-CoV-2 is likely to be low or extremely low. The reasons for the apparently low rate of in-flight transmission are not known yet but could encompass a combination of the lack of face-to-face contact, and the physical barriers provided by seat backs, along with the characteristics of cabin air flow.. In commercial aircraft the cabin air is replaced on average every 3 minutes. Air circulation patterns aboard standard commercial aircraft are side-to-side with air entering the cabin from overhead, circulating across the aircraft and exiting near the floor. There is little longitudinal (front-to-back) airflow. The cabin air is a mix of recirculated and fresh outside air. The outside air is assumed to be sterile at typical cruising altitudes. All air passes through high efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters that filter ,99,97% of particles in the air, including bacteria and virus. The resulting air quality ...
Export (Harmonized System): Parts, nesoi, of civil aircraft and spacecraft (exc. military) was last reported at 177.00 Index 2000=100 in June of 2016, according to the United States Federal Reserve. Export (Harmonized System): Parts, nesoi, of civil aircraft and spacecraft (exc. military) averaged 130.1461 Index 2000=100 since its inception reaching a record high of 177.1000 Index 2000=100 and a record low of 80.0000 Index 2000=100. This page includes actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news for Export (Harmonized System): Parts, nesoi, of civil aircraft and spacecraft (exc. military).
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Aims: To develop infectious (live/dead) enveloped virus test indicators and response surface methodology (RSM) models that evaluate survival of an enveloped ribonucleic acid (RNA) virus on contaminated aircraft materials after exposure to hot, humid air (HHA).Methods and Results: Enveloped RNA bacteriophage Phi6 (Φ6) was dried on wiring insulation, aircraft performance coating (APC), polypropylene, and nylon at ≥ 8 log10 plaque-forming units (PFU) test coupon−1. Only 2.4 log10 inactivation was measured on APC at 70°Celsius (°C), 5% relative humidity (RH) after 24 h. In contrast, HHA RSM models showed a 90% probability of a 7 log10 inactivation at ≥63°C, 90% RH after 1 h, and decontamination kinetics were similar across different materials. HHA decontamination of C-130 and C-17 aircraft showed >7 log10 and ≥5.9 log10 inactivation of enveloped virus on 100 and 110 test indicators, respectively, with a 1-h treatment, excluding ramp-up and ramp-down times.Conclusions: Enveloped RNA virus test
Airport parking services are probably the most extensive of any international airport worldwide. London Heathrow is second to the JFK as the worlds busiest airport, car parking at Heathrow airport can be expected to be as busy as the airport itself. Translating into a huge number of people using Heathrow, and you can be sure that, like you, a large proportion of them are using their car to get there.. One may probably feel that finding a parking space at Heathrow is like trying to get a ticket for the FA Cup Final and that you have to get there six hours before your flight just to park! Well, you can call in advance and reserve your space, so enabling you to set off and arrive at the airport at a time that suits you, and not be worried by the frantic pre-flight demand for spaces. Pre-booking Airport parking services is a very common option that many savvy travelers take. In fact, even if you are seeking a space simply to see your loved ones off on vacation, or for any other reason, you can ...
Air travel has become an important part of modern life. Many more women are now employed in jobs that involve frequent flying, and, in fact, most flight attendants are women of reproductive age. In parallel, with the average age of starting a family steadily increasing, many more pregnant women have medical conditions that might be exacerbated by air travel.. Naturally, the most compelling studies on reproductive risks originate from research in flight attendants. In a cross-sectional survey among current and former flight attendants, Lauria et al 1 did not detect higher rates of miscarriage associated with active work. They did, however, find higher rates of menstrual irregularities among current flight attendants and 60% higher rates of infertility. 1 The lack of risk of spontaneous abortions was corroborated by others. 2 However, flight attendants who experienced spontaneous abortions reported working substantially more flight hours (74 hours per month) than did flight attendants who had live ...
Currently a mixture of cryogenic and compressed storage looks the most attractive and has been tested widely.. The first (partially) hydrogen powered aircraft was the LZ-127 Zeppelin which used a mixture of gasses of equal mass per volume as air (Blaugas) to power its engines.. Tupolev designed and flew the Tu-155, the first hydrogen-powered heavier-than-air aircraft, in 1988. The results showed that the principle worked, but could not compete with kerosene.. Currently, several demonstrators are in operation, but none with the hope of widespread application - as it stands, binding hydrogen chemically to carbon will still give the best way of storage (liquid and unpressurized) for aviation.. Hydrogen becomes the best source of energy only when combustion speed is critical, such as in supersonic combustion ramjets (scramjets).. ...
It also authenticated past reports of robbery incidents of some aircraft on the taxiways while waiting to take off. These reports were denied variously by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and other concerned agencies.. Runway Incursion. Passengers, who were already settled in the aircraft and waiting for it to take off were rattled when they saw Adamu, who clutched a bag, which the petrified passengers suspected could contain a bomb. According to reports, the passengers shouted to draw the attention of the crew as Adamu meandered his way from the aircraft engine to the wing, possible struggling to access inside the Azman Air Boeing 737aircraft.. Reports also indicated that the man kept walking on and around the aircraft for over 20 minutes before the Aviation Security (AVSEC) officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) could be alerted and they moved in to apprehend Adamu and put him in custody.. Industry experts said Adamu who entered the engine of the aircraft ...
import h2o from h2o.estimators.gbm import H2OGradientBoostingEstimator h2o.init() h2o.cluster().show_status() # import the airlines dataset: # This dataset is used to classify whether a flight will be delayed YES or not NO # original data can be found at http://www.transtats.bts.gov/ airlines= h2o.import_file(https://s3.amazonaws.com/h2o-public-test-data/smalldata/airlines/allyears2k_headers.zip) # convert columns to factors airlines[Year]= airlines[Year].asfactor() airlines[Month]= airlines[Month].asfactor() airlines[DayOfWeek] = airlines[DayOfWeek].asfactor() airlines[Cancelled] = airlines[Cancelled].asfactor() airlines[FlightNum] = airlines[FlightNum].asfactor() # set the predictor names and the response column name predictors = [Origin, Dest, Year, UniqueCarrier, DayOfWeek, Month, Distance, FlightNum] response = IsDepDelayed # split into train and validation sets train, valid= airlines.split_frame(ratios = [.8], seed = 1234) # try using the ...
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The third runway, which the Commonwealth government commenced development of in 1989 and completed in 1994, remained controversial because of increased aircraft movements, especially over many inner suburbs. In 1995 No Aircraft Noise was formed to contest the 1995 New South Wales state election. The party did not win a seat in parliament, but came close in the electorate of Marrickville.[19] It also contested the 1996 Australian federal election. In 1995, the Australian Parliament passed the Sydney Airport Curfew Act 1995, which limits the operating hours of the airport. This was done in an effort to curb complaints about aircraft noise. The curfew prevents aircraft from taking off or landing between the hours of 11 pm and 6 am. A limited number of scheduled and approved take-offs and landings are permitted respectively in the shoulder periods of 11 pm to midnight and 5 am to 6 am. The Act does not stop all aircraft movements overnight, but limits movements by restricting the types of ...
Aircraft: Piper Pacer. Injuries: None. Location: Hebron, Neb. Aircraft damage: Substantial.. What reportedly happened: The pilot reported that he could not start the engine using the electric starter, so he decided to attempt to hand-prop it.. He set the parking brake and initiated the procedure. The engine started. The parking brake did not hold and the airplane began to roll.. The pilot couldnt get the door open to get into the cockpit to reduce the throttle setting and the airplane got away from him. The Piper hit a building.. Probable cause: The pilot did not properly secure the airplane prior to rotating the propeller by hand, resulting in inadvertent movement of the airplane and collision with a building.. NTSB Identification: CEN12CA173. This February 2012 accident report is provided by the National Transportation Safety Board. Published as an educational tool, it is intended to help pilots learn from the misfortunes of others.. ...
Nevada Donor Network and MissionGO partner to transport kidney, corneas on UAS MissionGO and Nevada Donor Network UAS Organ Transportation Research Project MissionGO conducts test flights of the unmanned aerial system (UAS) in the Nevada desert. The tests aim to prove the viability of unmanned aircraft in the organ transplantation chain.LAS VEGAS, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MissionGO, a provider of unmanned aviation solutions that are transforming logistics, and Nevada Donor Network, an organ procurement organization (OPO) serving the state of Nevada, today announced two successful test flights carrying a human organ and tissue via an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) on Sept. 17. The first flight transported research corneas from Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center to Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican, San Martín Campus. This flight successfully demonstrates the viability, value, efficiency gains, and delivery speed of lifesaving medical supplies and organs via UAS within an urban
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An airline cabin crew member has today been charged after cocaine with an estimated street value of £98,000 was seized at Gatwick Airport.
Last week I had the opportunity to visit the new spotting location which has been set up inside the Novotel on the northern perimeter of London Heathrow Airport.. A lot has been written about spotting at Heathrow over the years. As one of the worlds favourite airports for enthusiasts, thousands are drawn every year to enjoy the wide variety of airliners coming and going.. For a long time Heathrow had some amazing viewing terraces on top of the old Queens Building near the original Terminal 2 in the central area.. However, those closed in 2002 and spotters were forced to find alternatives around the airport. The most famous is Myrtle Avenue on the south-east side of the airport, which is perfect for watching and photographing arrivals on runway 27L.. There are other spots you can find around the airport and surrounding areas (find out about them in our book World Airports Spotting Guides).. Some of the best spots are actually in hotels.. There are many different hotels all around Heathrow ...
and CO2 reduced power generation.. Therefore Heathrow Airport Ltd. choose technology of a solid biomass powered thermal oil plant with 11,5MWth.. Produced energy is used to power an ORC unit (Organic Rankine Cycle) to generate 1,8MWel power. Remaining heat of 7,8MWth after process of electrical power generation is used for Terminal 5 (opened in year 2008) and new Terminal 2 (opens in June 2014). Terminal 5 and 2 are connected by two new installed thermal conductions (both running below the two runways of the airport) to the within the south of airport area located Biomass Energy Center.. Heathrow Biomass Energy Center covers it`s fuel demand (2,8tons @ W30 per hour at full load) of the near forests around greater London area and signed a fuel delivery contract with a local supplier for next 15 years.. ...
In 1909 the French inventor and aviation pioneer Clément Ader (1841-1925) published in his book LAviation Militaire an astonishingly farsighted, high-level design of a large, ocean-going ship to operate multiple airplanes at sea. The Ader design included a flat flight deck, an island superstructure, deck elevators and a hangar bay. That same year the US Naval Attaché in Paris sent a copy of Mr. Aders book to the U.S. War Department. There was very little interest in Aders ideas, as the Navy concentrated on laying down keels for larger and larger Battleships. It is important to understand that at the time the aircraft carrier was envisioned, the Battleships or Super Dreadnaughts reigned supreme on the high seas. It was the dream of every junior naval officer to command a Battleship, yet before their careers were finished the most coveted assignment shifted away from the huge Battleships to the aircraft carriers. How did this happen in a brief timespan? In the first place, it is impossible to ...
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A team of Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) aerospace engineering students is headed to France after making it to the final five of an international Airbus competition. The Cryogenic Liquid Methane Aircraft (CLiMA) team is one of five finalists selected by experienced Airbus engineers from more than 618 submissions in the 2013 Fly Your Ideas global university challenge. The UNESCO-backed competition encourages students to develop ideas for a more sustainable aviation industry.. Team CLiMA will be flown to Toulouse to present their projects to a panel of Airbus and industry experts on 12 June, alongside the other finalists from Brazil, India, Italy and Malaysia.. The team of aerospace engineering students - Luke Spiteri, Mark Spiteri, Martin Burston, Katherine Grigoriou and James Herringer - delivered a proposal for the development of aircraft fuelled by a blend of sustainably-produced liquefied biomethane and liquefied natural gas. The Bio-LNG will be stored in wing-mounted tanks ...
Towing her suitcase after havng cleared International Customs, a masked female passenger walks through arrivals in Terminal 5 of Heathrow Airport. In the belief that she is protecting herself from airborne diseases and infections, the lady walks smartly through the concourse not wishing to be exposed to Swine Flu or perhaps SARS, in a hectic public place where such bacteria can be transmitted from one human being to another. From writer Alain de Bottons book project A Week at the Airport: A Heathrow Diary (2009).
Where are the friendliest, most helpful and efficient flight attendants in the world found this year? Overwhelmingly on Asian airlines, according to passengers from 160 countries, who completed 18 million customer satisfaction ratings of their favorite airline cabin crew. Here are the the 10 best in 2013. ...
1904: (Glenn H) Curtiss Motor Co. 1907: (Alexander G) Bell Group (aka Aerial Experimental Assn). 1909: Glenn H Curtiss, Hammondsport NY. 1909: Curtiss-(Augustus M) Herring Aeroplane & Motor Co. 1910: Bankruptcy, reorganization as Curtiss Aeroplane Co, Hammondsport (by a quirk of legality, Herring-Curtiss Co was not formally dissolved until 1926); 1910: winter camp at North Island, San Diego CA; 1911: Marblehead MA; 1915: Buffalo NY + Curtiss motors built by Kirkham Co, Bath NY. 1916: Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Co, Garden City NY; 1916: Marblehead, Buffalo & St Louis MO. 1928: Acquired (William B) Robertson Airline, St Louis MO, to form Curtiss-Robertson Airplane Mfg Co. 1929: Merged with Wright Aeronautical as Curtiss-Wright Airplane Co, St Louis. 1929: Curtiss-Reid Aircraft Co, Montreal Canada. 1929: Acquired Moth Aircraft Corp. 1930: Garden City plant closed. 1930: Merged as Travel Air Div, Curtiss-Wright Airplane Co, St Louis. 1930: Acquired Moth Aircraft Corp. 1931: Acquired Keystone Div, ...
Japan Airlines (JAL) was founded in 1951 and became Japans first international airline. A member of the oneworld® alliance, JAL reaches more than 350 airports in 52 countries and regions together with its codeshare partners, with a modern fleet of more than 235 aircraft. JAL Mileage Bank (JMB), a global loyalty program, has reached over 30 million members worldwide. An airline with a rich history and a reputation for defining the essence of traditional Japanese hospitality, JAL is committed to providing guests with the highest levels of flight safety and supreme quality in every aspect of its service. JAL aspires to provide an elevated travel experience that heightens your senses and aims to become the most preferred airline in the world ...
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  • Maintain the capability of operating from aircraft carriers, advance bases, and expeditionary airfields. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The piece called on China to build up its fleet of aircraft carriers, make them combat ready, sail them to Eastern Pacific and look to set up naval supply bases in South America. (cnn.com)
  • The editorial called on China to speed up construction of homemade aircraft carriers "so as to activate their combat. (cnn.com)
  • But China's ability to pose a long-range threat with aircraft carriers is a long way off, he said. (cnn.com)
  • Britain and France will jointly build three new huge aircraft carriers to be delivered between 2012 and 2014. (zdnet.com)
  • Britain and France will jointly build three new huge aircraft carriers which will be delivered between 2012 and 2014. (zdnet.com)
  • StrategyPage adds that these carriers will be able to handle about 110 flight operations every 24 hours while Wikipedia gives additional details about the planes that will equip aircraft carrier . (zdnet.com)
  • If you're interested in future aircraft carriers, please visit the Carrier Strike Section . (zdnet.com)
  • Click through the gallery to see other US aircraft carriers. (cnn.com)
  • Click through the gallery for more images of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers. (cnn.com)
  • Three Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), top, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), center, and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are pierside at Naval Air Station North Island near San Diego on June 12, 2015. (cnn.com)
  • This enables carriers to use a single-fleet flying concept with a pool of pilots qualified for both aircraft, providing increased scheduling flexibility and mobility. (airbus.com)
  • Critics of U.S. aircraft carriers have been arguing for decades that the survival of the world's biggest warships will increasingly be at risk in an era of long-range, precision-guided anti-ship missiles. (forbes.com)
  • Large-deck, nuclear-powered aircraft carriers of the type the U.S. Navy operates seem like they would be easy to target. (forbes.com)
  • Is China Building Aircraft Carriers? (military.com)
  • Other articles cite alleged Chinese plans to build up to six aircraft carriers in the near term. (military.com)
  • The Chinese Navy is certainly interested in aircraft carriers. (military.com)
  • Subsequently, shortly before his retirement in 1997, Admiral Liu Huaqing wrote that it was "extremely necessary" for China to possess aircraft carriers. (military.com)
  • Building aircraft carriers is a symbol of an important nation. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • China has the capability to build aircraft carriers, and should do so," he added. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Vice-Admiral Jin Mao, the former vice-commander of the Navy of the PLA, said in the hallway at the Great Hall of the People packed with reporters: "Just wait and see, I have the feeling that news (of China building aircraft carriers) will be announced soon. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • A national defense ministry spokesman later said China is "seriously considering" building aircraft carriers to protect its vast maritime territory. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Numerous reports have said that China would build medium-sized aircraft carriers within 10 years from now, while some have said China is already building one. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • On Wednesday, Taiwan media quoted strategists as saying the mainland's plan for aircraft carriers would be announced when the Navy celebrates its 60th anniversary next month. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Among China's neighboring countries, Russia, India, Thailand and the Republic of Korea have aircraft carriers, while some of Japan's naval vessels can double as sub-standard aircraft carriers. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • On October 25, 1996, the FCC released a Report and Order in WT Docket No. 96-82 ( text ) eliminating the individual licensing requirement for all aircraft, including scheduled air carriers, air taxis and general aviation aircraft operating domestically. (fcc.gov)
  • The commissioning puts China in a small group of nations with multiple aircraft carriers as it reportedly continues to work on building a third. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Japan shrugs off constitutional concerns, but question remains: Are aircraft carriers necessary? (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Will China have seven aircraft carriers by 2025? (japantimes.co.jp)
  • As China increases its arsenal of land-based anti-ship missiles, how much longer will aircraft carriers be able to play a central role in the U.S. Navy's projection of force in Asia? (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The USS Nimitz, one of the U.S. Navy's super aircraft carriers. (howstuffworks.com)
  • When the U.S. Navy really needs to impress people, it flies them out to one of its super aircraft carriers . (howstuffworks.com)
  • In this article, we'll find out what the U.S. Navy's modern Nimitz-class aircraft carriers are all about. (howstuffworks.com)
  • The new carriers allowed military forces to transport short-range aircraft all over the world. (howstuffworks.com)
  • For example, the Japanese launched the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor from aircraft carriers. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Today, super aircraft carriers are a crucial part of almost all major U.S. military operations. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Under international Freedom of Navigation laws, aircraft carriers and other warships are recognized as sovereign territories in almost all of the ocean. (howstuffworks.com)
  • The Royal Navy's future aircraft carriers, entering service in 2016 and 2018. (youtube.com)
  • Will China's economy be unduly burdened if the government builds four aircraft carriers, complete with their formations, in the coming decades? (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • According to my estimate, China will have to spend about $7 billion to build four aircraft carriers and need another $30 billion to complete their formations. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • So the overall cost of building and maintaining aircraft carriers will be less than 0.2 percent of GDP in 2030. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • This means China will not face any difficulty in supporting four aircraft carriers so long as its economy keeps growing. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • The Roosevelt's docking in Guam on March 28 left both of the Pentagon's western Pacific aircraft carriers in port, with the USS Ronald Reagan berthed in Japan, also reportedly suffering an unknown number of coronavirus cases. (yahoo.com)
  • Through unparalleled innovation, global presence and agile performance, Boeing Global Services will have the ability to convert, sustain and upgrade any type of aircraft in the world. (boeing.com)
  • Boeing receives the F-16 as it was delivered to the U.S. Air Force, and installs a number of systems on the aircraft to make it unmanned. (boeing.com)
  • UAL ) and its wholly owned subsidiary, United Air Lines, Inc., today announced an order to purchase 150 narrowbody Boeing 737 aircraft. (prnewswire.com)
  • Under the new agreement, United will purchase 100 Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft and 50 Boeing 737-900ER aircraft for delivery between 2013 and 2022. (prnewswire.com)
  • United will begin taking delivery of 100 Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft in 2018. (prnewswire.com)
  • United also plans to purchase 50 additional Boeing 737-900ER aircraft with deliveries beginning in late 2013. (prnewswire.com)
  • These next-generation models will be used primarily to replace older, less-efficient Boeing 757-200 aircraft that are flown domestically and are expected to burn up to 15 percent less fuel per seat than the aircraft they replace. (prnewswire.com)
  • The new 737-900ER will also feature the Boeing Sky Interior, which has been included on United's 737-900ER aircraft since United became the first U.S. airline to operate 737-900ER aircraft with the new interior in 2011. (prnewswire.com)
  • This order solidifies United's well-balanced order book with 272 new aircraft deliveries anticipated through 2022, including 50 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 25 Airbus A350XWBs. (prnewswire.com)
  • United operates nearly 700 mainline aircraft and has orders for more than 272 new aircraft deliveries through 2022, including 50 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, 25 Airbus A350XWBs, and 100 Boeing 737 MAX 9s. (prnewswire.com)
  • Between 2017 and 2020, 65 Boeing aircraft deliveries used this funding source. (boeing.com)
  • Commercial solutions, export credit and government support were available for new aircraft deliveries in 2020, and consequently, we saw no need for manufacturer funding support for Boeing deliveries. (boeing.com)
  • Boeing Capital created the Current Aircraft Finance Market Outlook (CAFMO) to provide an analysis of the sources of financing for new commercial airplane deliveries (for aircraft 90 seats or above). (boeing.com)
  • Learn about topics such as How to Find Out Which Planes Are Flying Overhead , How to Identify a Boeing from an Airbus , How to Understand US Military Aircraft Designations , and more with our helpful step-by-step instructions with photos and videos. (wikihow.com)
  • Boeing recommends that airlines select High Flow Mode for 747-8, MD-80 and MD-90 aircraft, as this will maximize total ventilation rate in the cabin. (icao.int)
  • Nearly six months after its 737 Max jets were grounded, Boeing is now close to applying to recertify the aircraft, according to sources, but the time frame for flights to resume remains murky. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The tail-strike took place on July 19 when the aircraft, a Boeing 737-900 ER (call sign VTSPU), landed at the Guwahati airport. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Tail strike at the time of take off or landing point on this aircraft type does occasionally happen according to Boeing. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Light-Sport Aircraft Accepted Standards, FAA Notice of Availability (NOA) Information , the previously accepted consensus standard has been revised, and this NOA is accepting the later revision. (faa.gov)
  • Light-sport aircraft (LSA) manufacturers and owners/operators are encouraged to install parachute recovery systems and/or inflatable restraints to enhance safety in the operation of their aircraft. (faa.gov)
  • The Tulare County (California) sheriff's department recently added a light sport aircraft to its fleet because the airplane offers much of the same utility of a chopper without the cost. (wired.com)
  • China's lone aircraft carrier is prowling the Pacific as the country seeks to assert its military might and build up its naval warfare capabilities. (cnn.com)
  • China's state-run Global Times media agency published an editorial on Christmas Day, timed to coincide with the aircraft carrier Liaoning's maneuvers. (cnn.com)
  • When China's aircraft carrier fleet appears in offshore areas of the US one day, it will trigger intense thinking about maritime rules. (cnn.com)
  • Feb. 27 - China's first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, docks in the eastern city of Qingdao for the first time, as the country looks to expand its navy. (reuters.com)
  • China's military ambitions are now aided by the landing of its first fighter jet on an aircraft carrier. (wsj.com)
  • Construction of China's first full-size aircraft carrier is well underway, according to satellite images obtained and analyzed by a U.S. think tank. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • A group of Chinese warships led by its sole aircraft carrier is testing weapons and equipment in exercises this week in the South China Sea that are going to plan, China's foreign ministry said Wednesday. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • China's sole aircraft carrier conducted drills in the South China Sea, the navy said, days after neighboring Taiwan said the carrier and accompanying ships had passed 90 nautical miles south of the island amid renewed tension between the two sides. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Indications are that 2017 may surpass 2016 in total number of aircraft lease securitizations. (lexisnexis.com)
  • This article explains the structure of aircraft lease securitizations and certain bankruptcy and rating agency issues that must be considered in structuring these transactions, the benefits of using the debt capital markets for aviation financing, and the issues for the aircraft lease securitization market during 2017 and in 2018. (lexisnexis.com)
  • 20/12/2016 Aircraft Maintenance Supervised by/ Dr. Manal Amin Eng. (slideshare.net)
  • The high level Defense Acquisition Committee on 08 November 2016 cleared the procurement of 83 light combat aircraft (LCA) put together by the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). (globalsecurity.org)
  • On 01 July 2016 Hindustan Aeronautics Limited handed over the first two Tejas aircraft to Indian Air Force which would make up the 'Flying Daggers' 45, the name of the first squadron of the LCA. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The series production of the Tejas aircraft has commenced at HAL Bangalore and the IAF intends to form the first squadron of the LCA on 01 July 2016. (globalsecurity.org)
  • A MV-22B Osprey, from Marine Operational Test and Evaluation Squadron 1, lifts off from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) on June 12, 2016. (cnn.com)
  • Tug boats maneuver the aircraft carrier Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) into the James River during the ship's turn ship evolution on June 11, 2016. (cnn.com)
  • The aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) transits through the Strait of Gibraltar into the Mediterranean Sea on June 13, 2016. (cnn.com)
  • U.S. aircraft carrier classes - U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter (left) and Philippine Secretary of National Defense Voltaire Gazmin shake hands on a Marine Corps V-22 Osprey as they depart the the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) after touring the aircraft carrier as it sailed in the South China Sea on April 15, 2016. (cnn.com)
  • Fighting Cockpits: in the Pilot's Seat of Great Military Aircraft from World War I to Today , Donald Nijboer with photography by Dan Patterson, 2016, ISBN 978-0-7603-4956-4, 224 pp. (seattlepi.com)
  • The Eurofighter Typhoon combat aircraft is the result of Europe's largest defence collaboration programme - surpassed the combined 500,000-flight hour milestone in 2018. (airbus.com)
  • Intermediate-level ordnance, avionics, aircraft maintenance, and other aviation logistic support is provided by the supporting MALS. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Most AIRCRAFT TECHNICIANS who work on civilian aircraft are certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as airframe or powerplant technicians, avionics repairers, or combination airframe-and-powerplant technicians (A & P Technicians). (act.org)
  • The aircraft is an advanced fly by wire fighter aircraft with state of the art avionics. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Providers of aircraft and avionics equipment are up for the year as the global economy recovered from a recession and credit crisis, but recent data shows a deceleration in the rebound. (marketwatch.com)
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- California-based Archer , a company designing and developing electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft (eVTOL), debuted its Maker aircraft both live in Los Angeles and streamed to a global audience on the evening of June 10. (yahoo.com)
  • The 2021 Current Aircraft Finance Market Outlook recaps the trends seen in 2020 and explores financing developments and their potential impact on the market. (boeing.com)
  • 2021 At the other end of the aircraft , Diane took in the news. (merriam-webster.com)
  • 2021 Todd Beamer became one of the heroes of 9/11, as one of the passengers who attempted to regain control of the aircraft from hijackers before the plane crashed in rural Pennsylvania. (merriam-webster.com)
  • 2021 On the ground, there will be a number of aircraft to see up close as well as aviation exhibits on display. (merriam-webster.com)
  • 2021 The image of a solitary man walking up the ramp of an aircraft , dressed in full kit with a rifle in his hand. (merriam-webster.com)
  • 2021 Zana Rahman, the mayor of Penjwen, told the local Rudaw news agency that the strikes took place over the course of 20 minutes and that drones were most likely the type of aircraft used. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Paul Iddon, Forbes , 31 Aug. 2021 Aided by medics, the mother delivered Reach in the cargo bay of the aircraft . (merriam-webster.com)
  • Washington Post , 27 Aug. 2021 Videos have shown Taliban fighters posing by some of these aircraft , but a new Taliban air force is not likely to emerge, according to former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State and ABC News contributor Steve Ganyard. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Crewed aircraft are flown by an onboard pilot, but unmanned aerial vehicles may be remotely controlled or self-controlled by onboard computers. (wikipedia.org)
  • [2] The Soviet-flown P-39s were the main reason that the aircraft is credited with highest number of individual kills attributed to any U.S. fighter type. (wikipedia.org)
  • The aircraft also were flown in Yugoslavia during the Bosnian and Kosovo wars, in the Iraq War, the Libyan civil war, as well as performing duties in Afghanistan, Yemen, and Syria. (airbus.com)
  • Typically flown by recreational pilots, experts say light aircraft are in the midst of a revolution. (cnn.com)
  • Drone pilots cannot fly near ships or other aircraft, must know the latest policies and rules and cannot fly over groups of people. (navy.mil)
  • To help drone users safely operate their aircraft, the FAA has published guidelines regarding drone use at https://www.faa.gov/uas/ and https://udds-faa.opendata.arcgis.com . (navy.mil)
  • Chinese J-15 fighter jets wait on the deck of the Liaoning aircraft carrier during military drills in December. (cnn.com)
  • However, the Soviet Air Force used their Lend-Lease P-39s primarily in the air-to-air role, where they found it to excel as a front-line fighter against some of the best pilots and aircraft of the Luftwaffe . (wikipedia.org)
  • Airlines and pilots can take full advantage of the Airbus fly-by-wire technology and its commonality philosophy, making aircraft operations, training and maintenance easier, while reducing the costs associated with pilot training time. (airbus.com)
  • Airbus' two versions of the fly-by-wire A220 can be operated by pilots with a common type rating, while the other members of Airbus' product line - from the single-aisle A320 Family to the wide-body A330, A350 and A380 - also are fly-by-wire aircraft that share highly similar cockpit layouts, providing the added benefit of common type ratings and mixed-fleet flying. (airbus.com)
  • The A330 benefits from the advanced Airbus cockpit design, which receives high marks from the thousands of pilots who fly Airbus aircraft daily. (airbus.com)
  • The A330 Common Type Rating allows pilots to transition from A330 to A350 aircraft in only eight days without full flight simulator sessions. (airbus.com)
  • Two 105th squadron pilots were killed and 6 aircraft were lost, out of the 20 available before the war. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • Equipment for the utilization of liquid oxygen in aircraft as a source of breathing oxygen for pilots and crewmen at high altitudes is now standard with the Air Force, This equipment has for some time been installed in production run aircraft of certain types because of weight and space savings possible with the liquid oxygen equipment as opposed to the standard gaseous oxygen system. (springer.com)
  • The LCA is the world's smallest, light weight, multi-role combat aircraft. (globalsecurity.org)
  • LONDON, UK - Aircraft noise from some of the world's busiest airports is linked to an increased risk of hospital admissions for cardiovascular disease, according to two new papers. (medscape.com)
  • The aircraft financing environment was strong going into 2020, with abundant liquidity and low cost of capital. (boeing.com)
  • Lockheed to offer Japan stealthy hybrid aircraft American defense contractor Lockheed Martin plans to offer Japan a new hybrid stealth fighter jet. (usatoday.com)
  • BEIJING-China has passed a landmark in the development of its first fully functional aircraft carrier with the first successful landing of a jet fighter on the newly launched vessel while it was at sea, according to state media and the Defense Ministry. (wsj.com)
  • Embraer expects also to shortly win a contract from India to supply nine multi-mission aircraft, Orlando J F Neto, executive vice president for defense market, said. (wsj.com)
  • This paper proposes that UAVs will challenge the efficiencies gained from manned aircraft in future military operations due in part to: the increasing demand for immediate intelligence on the battlefield, limited manned aircraft assets, decreasing defense budgets, increasing operations tempos, and the low tolerance for casualties by the American public. (globalsecurity.org)
  • With dwindling defense budgets, UAVs will be cheaper to field than conventional manned aircraft. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Taiwan has sent fighters out four times in a little over a week to respond to air defense identification zone penetration by Chinese military aircraft, Reuters reported Wednesday. (businessinsider.com)
  • Reed Werner, the deputy assistant secretary of defense for Southeast Asia, told Fox News last month that there have been "at least nine" concerning incidents involving Chinese fighter jets and US aircraft in the skies above the contested waterway since mid-March. (businessinsider.com)
  • Throughout its history, Airbus has taken an industry-leading role in equipping its aircraft with modern cockpits that reduce pilot workload, ensure optimum stability and provide excellent handling characteristics - all while delivering highly effective operations for airlines around the globe. (airbus.com)
  • Europe became a player in jet-age combat aircraft during the 1970s, when Airbus predecessor Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm ( MBB ) joined with companies in the UK and Italy to develop the Panavia Tornado - a twin-engine, variable-sweep-wing multirole fighter. (airbus.com)
  • These standards are set internationally and are applied when an aircraft is acquiring its airworthiness certification. (faa.gov)
  • Members asked about design and certification process of the aircraft, airworthiness documents, and pilot safety training. (c-span.org)
  • Ultimately producing 992 aircraft, the tri-national Panavia Consortium oversaw this programme, with MBB assigned a 42.5% share of the workload and manufacturing the Tornado's centre fuselage at its Manching facility (in then-West Germany). (airbus.com)
  • A MMW antenna array and its related components will be located in a pod suspended below the aircraft fuselage. (isoc.org)
  • The human activity that surrounds aircraft is called aviation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The science of aviation, including designing and building aircraft, is called aeronautics. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1946, Found Brothers Aviation was established by Nathan Keith (Bud) Found and his brother Sherman "Micky" Found, to design and build the FBA-1 aircraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bell spent several years out of the aviation industry, but in 1928 was hired by Reuben H. Fleet at Consolidated Aircraft , in Buffalo, New York , where he was guaranteed an interest in the company. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aviation engineering and aircraft maintenance start from studying the components of each part. (slideshare.net)
  • The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pursues a program of aircraft noise control in cooperation with the aviation community. (faa.gov)
  • The agency does not have the authority to prohibit aircraft overflights of a particular geographic area unless the operation is unsafe, or the aircraft is operated in a manner inconsistent with Federal Aviation Regulations. (faa.gov)
  • AIRCRAFT TECHNICIANS perform scheduled maintenance, make repairs, and complete inspections required by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to keep jets, prop planes, helicopters, and other aircraft in top operating condition. (act.org)
  • Among engineers, journalists and scientists in the aviation industry, the Tejas is sometimes called the 'Last Chance Aircraft' because of the false starts and failure. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman V. Sek, assigned to the "Jolly Rogers" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 103, applies a Christmas decal to an F/A-18F Super Hornet in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman in December 2015. (cnn.com)
  • We have more than 600 standard or custom-made boot sizes to fit your needs exactly, whether it be for general aviation, military, transport, cargo planes or commercial aircraft. (3m.com)
  • The Cirrus line of aircraft have been flying for 20 years and although most people in aviation know they have full aircraft. (avweb.com)
  • Serial work on the Sambads was carried out at Israel Aircraft Industries' 'Bedek Aviation' plant at Lod Airport. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • You'll find informative, technique-driven articles covering a variety of aviation models including airliners and combat aircraft. (zinio.com)
  • What aviation fan, historian or participant does not wish to sit in cockpits of historical aircraft? (seattlepi.com)
  • Aviation loving readers will also welcome the aircraft and piloting touches which run through this novel. (seattlepi.com)
  • Platinum Aviation Service, a Cirrus Authorized Service Center at Ft. Lauderdale's Executive Airport in South Florida, announced today that it now stocks one of the largest Cirrus Aircraft parts inventories outside of the Cirrus factory in Duluth. (prweb.com)
  • Platinum Aviation Service is a full service aircraft maintenance facility offering inspections, repairs and maintenance for the general aviation fleet, specializing in the newest generation of Technologically Advanced Aircraft and the Cirrus Aircraft in particular. (prweb.com)
  • Our large, in-stock Cirrus Aircraft parts inventory can help do that and eliminate expensive overnight shipping expense,' said Alfredo Cortellini, President of Platinum Aviation Service. (prweb.com)
  • Platinum Aviation Holdings is a South Florida based family of companies dedicated to serving the needs of the newest Technologically Advanced Aircraft market. (prweb.com)
  • That original concept has grown into a full service company that now includes flight training , aircraft rental, aircraft maintenance and an aviation related film and video production company with locations at Ft. Lauderdale Executive Airport and Miami's Opa Locka Executive airport. (prweb.com)
  • Students working toward a professional designation in aircraft appraisal are no longer required to pass an aviation-specific specialty exam before applying for the Accredited Member (AM) or Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) designation. (appraisers.org)
  • Anyone interested in pursuing a professional designation with ASA with a specialty in aircraft appraisal as well as aircraft brokers and other professionals in the aviation banking, financing, and aircraft maintenance industries. (appraisers.org)
  • Capital markets are expected to more than double the funds they provide for aircraft purchases to $10 billion in 2012 from $4 billion this year, and the proportion of aviation financing through bond issuance is expected to double to 10 percent. (ibtimes.com)
  • A SpiceJet aircraft has been grounded by the civil aviation safety regulator -the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) - after the plane's belly was severely damaged in a tail-strike. (hindustantimes.com)
  • The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration defines "small" (also called "light") aircraft as "an aircraft of 12,500 pounds or less maximum certificated takeoff weight. (cnn.com)
  • It is capable of performing organizational maintenance on assigned aircraft and Navy-funded equipment. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Throughout its life, the aircraft has been operated and organically and commercially supported by the Navy using Navy and FAA processes, procedures and certifications. (fas.org)
  • The UK has chosen to continue to use STOVL aircraft from its new carrier, however the fact that they chose an "adaptable" design which could be reconfigured for future CTOL operation means that the design is suitable for the French Navy. (zdnet.com)
  • The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) arrives at the U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan, on October 1, 2015. (cnn.com)
  • In the early 1990s the Chinese Navy began a large-scale modernization program, acquiring advanced submarines, destroyers, anti-ship missiles, and aircraft, primarily from Russia. (military.com)
  • The Navy describes the E-2C as 'an all weather, carrier-based tactical warning/control system aircraft, providing airborne early warning and control functions for the strike group. (newsday.com)
  • Refinishing of Navy aircraft is conducted at the Naval Base Coronado (NBC), San Diego, CA. During the painting operations, workers may be exposed to a number of air contaminants including hexavalent chromium (CrVI), hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI), and methyl isobutyl ketone (MIBK). (cdc.gov)
  • In this project, the effectiveness and efficiency of a Navy aircraft refinishing facility ventilation system in a hangar was evaluated, alongside the appropriateness of the existing respiratory protection program. (cdc.gov)
  • In an Associated Press interview from the aircraft carrier earlier this week, Navy Capt. Carlos Sardiello said the ship will sail with a scaled-back crew of about 3,000, leaving about 1,800 sailors on shore who are still in quarantine or working with those who are. (aol.com)
  • The US Navy is evacuating thousands of sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt in Guam after its captain warned a coronavirus outbreak was threatening the lives of the crew. (yahoo.com)
  • The aircraft may be configured for cargo operations, passenger operations or combinations of the two. (fas.org)
  • This means that an A320 Family-qualified pilot can step into any of the four aircraft at any time - allowing airlines with multiple Family versions to schedule the aircraft best matched to passenger bookings of a specific route on any day, with a range of seating options from 100 to 240 passengers. (airbus.com)
  • Walking distances between facilities, particularly distantly separated gates, become excessive for the passenger whose itinerary requires a change in aircraft at the airport. (google.com)
  • That's raising concerns of less passenger demand for the airlines and a new round of new aircraft delivery delays and cancellations. (marketwatch.com)
  • SpiceJet confirmed that damage was caused to the aircraft but no passenger was injured. (hindustantimes.com)
  • The Bell Aircraft Corporation was an aircraft manufacturer of the United States , a builder of several types of fighter aircraft for World War II but most famous for the Bell X-1 , the first supersonic aircraft, and for the development and production of many important civilian and military helicopters . (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, aircraft at or under 75,000 pounds maximum take-off weight must meet Stage 2, 3, or 4 to operate within the U.S. In addition, by December 31, 2015, all civil jet aircraft, regardless of weight must meet Stage 3 or Stage 4 to fly within the contiguous U.S. Both Stage 1 and Stage 2 helicopters are allowed to fly within the U.S. (faa.gov)
  • The vessels are expected to be capable of carrying 48 F-35s or a similar quantity of Rafales, four airborne-early-warning (AEW) aircraft and six support/anti-submarine helicopters. (zdnet.com)
  • Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary , Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aircraft. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Sailors spell out #USA with the American flag on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt in the Persian Gulf in late June 2015. (cnn.com)
  • Small hot-air balloons, called sky lanterns, were first invented in ancient China prior to the 3rd century BC and used primarily in cultural celebrations, and were only the second type of aircraft to fly, the first being kites, which were first invented in ancient China over two thousand years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this course the student will learn/study basic practical mathematical applications used by aircraft maintenance technicians in the industry, focusing primarily on aircraft weight and balance procedures. (centennialcollege.ca)
  • Unlike the Valkyrie, the Icon A5 is primarily a recreational aircraft. (cnn.com)
  • 2. A lighting fixture as recited in claim 1 wherein said simulated aircraft is primarily composed of plastic, and wherein said light sources are low-heat dissipating light sources. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • It has been co-developed by the Aeronautical Development Agency in cooperation with HAL to replace the IAF's ageing fleet of MiG-21 and MiG-23 fighter aircraft. (globalsecurity.org)
  • In the past nine days, China has sent J-10 fighter aircraft, Y-8 aircraft, and Su-30 fighters into the ADIZ, prompting Taiwan air force to respond. (businessinsider.com)
  • This model shows the simulation of multiple aircraft in formation flight, with emphasis on the necessary requirements and the realized benefits in making the simulation vectorized so that it can easily be updated for an arbitrary number of vehicles. (mathworks.com)
  • This allows an applicant to submit a single FCC Form 605 for multiple aircraft. (fcc.gov)
  • New aircraft deliveries support our flexible fleet plan, permitting us to tailor future capacity up or down, based on changes in demand or other market conditions. (prnewswire.com)
  • later colleagues included John Kenworthy who became chief engineer and designer at the Austin Motor Company in 1918 and who went on to found the Redwing Aircraft Co in 1930 ( Flight International ) and Henry Folland - later chief designer at Gloster Aircraft Company , and founder of his own company Folland Aircraft . (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently, the history of aircraft can be divided into five eras: Pioneers of flight, from the earliest experiments to 1914. (wikipedia.org)
  • V/STOL aircraft, such as the Harrier Jump Jet and Lockheed Martin F-35B take off and land vertically using powered lift and transfer to aerodynamic lift in steady flight. (wikipedia.org)
  • This flight demonstrated the aircraft's excellent handling qualities and, as a result, John David Eaton (of Eaton's Department Stores) purchased two aircraft for Georgian Bay Airways in Parry Sound. (wikipedia.org)
  • Noise control measures include noise reduction at the source, i.e., development and adoption of quieter aircraft, soundproofing and buyouts of buildings near airports, operational flight control measures, and land use planning strategies. (faa.gov)
  • The basis of this simulation comes from previous research performed in the study of aircraft formation flight in the context of cooperative game theory and the natural aggregate motion of flocking birds, schooling fish, and the herding of land animals. (mathworks.com)
  • Ground trials were carried out in January 1969 and On February 13th the new aircraft, the Sa'ar (Tempest), took off on its maiden flight. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • First flight of the Tornado occurred in August 1974 from Manching, and the aircraft was introduced into service beginning in the 1979-1980 timeframe. (airbus.com)
  • If the aircraft in-flight operating procedure calls for packs to be off for take-off, the packs should be switched back on as soon as thrust performance allows. (icao.int)
  • The primary purpose of aircraft radio equipment is to ensure safety of aircraft in flight. (fcc.gov)
  • The aircraft was on a domestic flight from Istanbul. (flightglobal.com)
  • At its most basic level, an aircraft carrier is simply a ship outfitted with a flight deck -- a runway area for launching and landing airplanes . (howstuffworks.com)
  • Jubilant crowds carried the aviator from the cockpit as they celebrated his almost 34 hour, 3,600 mile flight in the single-engine aircraft. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Other NOAA boffins say the carrier is "upright, slightly listing to starboard, with much of its flight deck intact, and with gaping holes leading to the hangar decks" but is considered "amazingly intact" as, per the illustration above, it's still possible to see what look like aircraft. (theregister.co.uk)
  • Platinum was originally founded as a unique flight training facility to train those that only wanted to learn to fly the latest, best-equipped aircraft available and learn from flight instructors that were the best in the industry. (prweb.com)
  • The flight last Tuesday coincided with a US C-40 military transport aircraft flight over Taiwan, which was perceived in China as a show of support for the self-ruled island. (businessinsider.com)
  • With the emergence of COVID-19, all sources of aircraft financing quickly reevaluated their exposures and their appetites as the entire industry, airlines, original equipment manufacturers (OEM), lessors and financiers worked to ensure liquidity. (boeing.com)
  • Drones are a big improvement in many ways over traditional, manned, aircraft - except they have limited speed and range. (extremetech.com)
  • The usage of unmanned aircraft systems, commonly called drones, has risen in recent years. (navy.mil)
  • RCE offers an ideal platform for engineers from, for example Europe, Asia and America, to jointly design an aircraft," says Seider, who is responsible for the development of RCE. (dlr.de)
  • BANGALORE -- Brazil's Embraer S.A. may develop a basic turboprop trainer aircraft jointly with India to meet potential demand from the air forces in both nations, a senior company executive said Friday. (wsj.com)
  • These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'aircraft. (merriam-webster.com)
  • The various versions of the C-20 are military modifications of the commercial Gulfstream aircraft. (fas.org)
  • The C-20 aircraft provide distinguished visitor (DV) airlift for military and government officials. (fas.org)
  • The design information is applicable to commercial and military aircraft. (sae.org)
  • Zenith Press provided a copy of Fighting Cockpits: in the Pilot's Seat of Great Military Aircraft from World War I to Today , as is the publishing custom, for an objective review. (seattlepi.com)
  • So, while the U.S. military would have to make special arrangements with a foreign nation to set up a land military base, it can freely move a carrier battle group (an assembly of an aircraft carrier and six to eight other warships) all over the globe, just as if it were a little piece of the United States. (howstuffworks.com)
  • China, which has not renounced the use of force as an option to achieve reunification, regularly sends military aircraft near Taiwan. (businessinsider.com)
  • Taiwan has scrambled fighters four times over the past nine days to chase away Chinese military aircraft approaching the island, Reuters reported Wednesday , citing Taiwan's military. (businessinsider.com)
  • PARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande visited France's Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier off the Syrian coast on Friday, telling military personnel that their mission was to intensify strikes against Islamic State militants. (yahoo.com)
  • The supreme photography by Dan Patterson sets the standard for this type of illustration and Donald Nijboer's writing places each of the 51 cockpits, from aircraft of several countries, into context by grouping the airplanes into one of four significant categories. (seattlepi.com)
  • Fighting Cockpits has insights, as well, which are best illustrated by the many aircraft cockpit descriptions contained within the book. (seattlepi.com)
  • The total number of business aircraft available for purchase has risen by 10 aircraft only, which when tempered by the increase in the total number of aircraft, this number (by percentage) has effectively gone down. (forbes.com)
  • The overall Percentage For Sale (Total number of aircraft available for purchase, divided by the total number of active aircraft) has dropped by a little over a 10th of a percent (from 14.328 down to 14.219. (forbes.com)
  • The total fee due for the fleet license, however, is the fee due for a single license multiplied by the total number of aircraft in the fleet. (fcc.gov)
  • With powered lift, the aircraft directs its engine thrust vertically downward. (wikipedia.org)
  • The F-15's two 29,000 pound-thrust engines push it to two and a half times the speed of sound, making it the eighth fastest aircraft ever built. (boeing.com)
  • Provide an aircraft platform for the airborne DASC. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The Growler's unique airborne electronic attack capabilities make it one of the first aircraft into the fight, as it suppresses ground defenses for other strikes. (boeing.com)
  • In your fight for aircraft efficiency and surface longevity, sand, rain, moisture, sleet and other airborne particles are your worst enemy. (3m.com)
  • Whether you're interested in purchasing your first aircraft, or upgrading to another, AOPA offers a wealth of resources to assist, including podcasts, webcasts, videos, articles and products tailored especially for our members. (aopa.org)
  • Originally designed as a replacement to the 172, the Cardinal, ended up becoming an option that falls squarely between Cessna's two most popular single-engine aircraft. (aopa.org)
  • Transfer of the aircraft to the US is still subject to US government approval and Blackwater would offer no further comment on the transaction or the planned training programme. (wired.com)
  • The Super Tucano is in service with the Brazilian Air Force, which operates the aircraft as a primary aircraft trainer and in border-patrol missions under its SIVAM (Sistema de Vigilância da Amazônia) programme. (wired.com)
  • The upgrade programme was also inspired by the French embargo of weapon sales to Israel and Super Mystere no. 909 was the first aircraft to undergo the conversion, re-engined at an IAF maintenance unit at Tel-Nof. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • This video released by the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services on Thursday shows aircraft battling the ongoing Lava Fire. (yahoo.com)
  • The Cobalt Valkyrie-X is a futuristic-looking but piston-engined aircraft that French-born California-based entrepreneur David Loury is about to launch. (cnn.com)
  • Another newly launched design-led aircraft is the two-seat Icon A5 foldable seaplane, from California-based Icon Aircraft. (cnn.com)
  • Aircraft may be classified by different criteria, such as lift type, aircraft propulsion, usage and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • The C-20D aircraft was procured as a commercial-derivative aircraft certified under an FAA Type Certificate. (fas.org)
  • The Aircraft Spotlight feature looks at an airplane type and evaluates it across six areas of particular interest to flying clubs and their members: Operating Cost, Maintenance, Insurability, Training, Cross-Country, and Fun Factor. (aopa.org)
  • partner id='jalopnik']'The use of this type of aircraft isn't novel. (wired.com)
  • It is strongly recommended that operators consult with the aircraft OEM for questions specific to an aircraft type. (icao.int)
  • In the typical aircraft lease portfolio securitization, the issuing special purpose subsidiary of the sponsor, which is a newly formed bankruptcy-remote entity, owns the equity in various special purpose entities (SPEs), each of which owns an airplane that is leased to an airline. (lexisnexis.com)
  • The sonar image with oranges color tones (lower) shows an outline of a possible airplane in the forward aircraft elevator hatch opening. (theregister.co.uk)
  • For the case of aircraft-fixed beams, the beams will traverse over a user location, while the airplane maintains stationary overhead, and the virtual path will be changed to accomplish the beam-to-beam handoff. (isoc.org)
  • For the first time, the private spaceflight company Stratolaunch tested all six of the engines on a colossal airplane with the largest wingspan of any aircraft in the world. (livescience.com)
  • This SAE Aerospace Information Report (AIR) covers the design parameters for various methods of humidification applicable to aircraft, the physiological aspects of low humidities, the possible benefits of controlling cabin humidity, the penalties associated with humidification, and the problems which must be solved for practical aircraft humidification systems. (sae.org)
  • This twin-engine aircraft is based on the collaboration of four European nations and their aerospace/defence industries: Germany, Spain, the UK and Italy. (airbus.com)
  • Putting their previous experience with Allison engines to good use, the P-39 placed the engine in the center of the aircraft, with the propeller driven by a long shaft through which a 37mm cannon was also mounted, firing through the propeller's spinner. (wikipedia.org)
  • Before the next meeting in September 2013, the symposium participants will work on the design of pioneering aircraft configurations for the year 2025. (dlr.de)
  • This means that you do not need a license to operate a two-way VHF radio, radar, or emergency locator transmitter (ELT) aboard aircraft operating domestically. (fcc.gov)
  • Aircraft operating domestically do not land in a foreign country or communicate via radio with foreign ground stations. (fcc.gov)
  • While working on new ways to generate power for high-altitude aircraft, Lockheed Martin engineer Charles Chase stumbled upon an idea for a material that generates electricity when wind blows through it. (popularmechanics.com)
  • It started with a project to generate electricity for high-altitude, long endurance aircraft from the separated airflow over the wings. (popularmechanics.com)
  • Angel Technologies Corporation (http://www.broadband.com) and its partners (Deskin Research Group, Endgate Corporation, Raytheon Systems Company, and Wyman Gordon Corporation) have committed significant resources to date to pioneering broadband wireless millimeter wavelength (MMW) services from piloted high-altitude, long-operation (HALO) aircraft. (isoc.org)
  • High-Altitude Long Operation (HALO) aircraft present a new layer in the hierarchy of wireless communications -- a 10-mile tall tower in the stratosphere above rain showers and below meteor showers (i.e., high above terrestrial towers and well below satellite constellations). (isoc.org)
  • For example, such aircraft could help deliver landers and rovers to the surface of Mars and cruise through the thick, nitrogen-rich skies of Saturn's huge moon Titan, which sports lakes of liquid methane and ethane on its surface. (space.com)
  • The combination of steady cash flows, relatively higher yields, global diversification, strong industry fundamentals and the unique characteristics of mobile aircraft assets has continued to attract institutional investors and funds. (boeing.com)
  • The DOD may also take security actions that result in the interference, disruption, seizure, damaging, or destruction of unmanned aircraft considered to pose a safety or security threat to protected DOD assets. (navy.mil)
  • Without adequate training and supervision, it may result in accidents with the probability of damage to equipment, aircraft or both. (google.com)
  • Our goal is to keep our customer's aircraft in the air, with the least downtime as possible. (prweb.com)
  • Capt. Brown not only flew more types of aircraft than other pilot, he flew an immense variety including many World War II aircraft (both Axis as well as Allied). (seattlepi.com)
  • As part of the ICAO Global Environmental Trends, ICAO has been assessing trends in global exposure to aircraft noise which provide a basis for sound discussion and decision-making on aircraft noise policies. (icao.int)
  • Flying clubs allow members to share the cost and the availability of club aircraft. (aopa.org)
  • Tracy T. Hundley was flying in an experimental light aircraft with his wife Wendi in Franklin County, Illinois, US, when they collided with birds. (msn.com)
  • The Cessna 150 is one of the most cost effective aircraft a club can operate. (aopa.org)
  • An applicant for an Aircraft, Ship, Restricted Radiotelephone, Restricted Radiotelephone-Limited Use, and GMRS Radio Service may operate for 90 days under temporary authority evidenced by a properly executed certification made on FCC Form 605. (fcc.gov)
  • Operators who do not comply with FAA guidelines can be charged by the U.S. government with criminal violations, civil penalties and have FAA certificates or authorizations revoked to operate unmanned aircraft. (navy.mil)
  • Aircraft maintenance like any maintenance-line routine. (slideshare.net)
  • 6. Checks & Protection 1/12/2016Aircraft Maintenance  Aircraft fuel system  Regulation wise. (slideshare.net)
  • Perform organizational maintenance on assigned aircraft. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Aircraft modification efforts are "turnkey" projects (procurement and installation) implemented as part of competitively awarded maintenance contracts. (fas.org)
  • Here are resources for everything maintenance - from preventive maintenance that an aircraft owner can do, himself, to required aircraft inspections. (aopa.org)
  • Engine and maintenance issues documented in the aging aircraft raise more questions about the cause of the May 2 mishap. (military.com)
  • HELSINKI, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Finland's defence ministry said on Tuesday it suspected a Russian aircraft had violated Finnish airspace over the Baltic Sea earlier in the day. (reuters.com)
  • Dozens of Chinese naval vessels are exercising this week with an aircraft carrier in a large show of force off Hainan island in the South China Sea, satellite images obtained by Reuters show. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The QF-16 is based on the F-16A and F-16C, the single-seat versions of the U.S. Air Force's single-engine supersonic, multi-role tactical aircraft. (boeing.com)
  • The F/A-18 Super Hornet is a twin-engine, supersonic, all weather multirole fighter jet that is capable of landing and taking off from an aircraft carrier. (boeing.com)
  • A hydraulically-operated cargo door is installed on the starboard side of the aircraft to facilitate loading and unloading of cargo. (fas.org)
  • For aircraft without an air conditioning system, keep aircraft doors open during turnaround time to facilitate cabin air exchange (passengers' door, service door and cargo door). (icao.int)
  • The system is to be developed further and tested on cargo aircraft to reduce drag and improve reliability, the report says. (newscientist.com)
  • With passengers seats removed the aircraft may be modified to the following configurations: three pallets/no passengers, two pallets/eight passengers, and one pallet/fourteen passengers. (fas.org)
  • The Super Hornet has 11 weapons stations, which allows the aircraft to carry more than 400 configurations of air-to-air and air-to-ground ordinance. (boeing.com)
  • Some pioneering aircraft configurations have already been created using the software. (dlr.de)
  • In 1996, these rights were then transferred to Found Aircraft Development. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Telecommunications Act of 1996, which became law on February 8, 1996, brought about fundamental changes in the licensing of aircraft radio stations. (fcc.gov)
  • It's an affordable arrangement for many who do not fly often enough to offset the cost of sole aircraft ownership. (aopa.org)
  • The FAA has undertaken a phase out of older, noisier civil aircraft, resulting in some stages of aircraft no longer being in the fleet. (faa.gov)
  • Although he could raise local capital, he knew he would not be able to compete with either Consolidated or Curtiss-Wright , the two major aircraft builders also based in Buffalo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bell was the third major aircraft builder to occupy the site. (wikipedia.org)
  • 3M maintains partnerships with every major aircraft OEM in the world. (3m.com)
  • The program also focuses on maturing and demonstrating aircraft and alternative jet fuel technologies to accelerate commercialization of these technologies into current and future aircraft. (faa.gov)
  • The Indian Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) was christened Tejas (Radiance, with a hard J "g", not a soft "h") by Prime Minister AB Vajpayee in June 2004. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Most of these were essentially research aircraft, but a few actually went into mass production, especially during the war period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two NASA research aircraft will fly over the Baltimore-Washington area of northeastern Maryland through July as part of a mission to enhance the measurement of ground-level air quality from space. (nasa.gov)
  • The LCA is designed to meet the requirements of Indian Air Force as its frontline multi-mission single-seat tactical aircraft to replace the MiG-21 series of aircraft. (globalsecurity.org)
  • It will describe key characteristics of the HALO aircraft, the network equipment onboard, and the user terminals. (isoc.org)
  • The aircraft manufacturers recommend maximizing total cabin airflow and care should be taken to avoid blocking air vents (particularly along the floor). (icao.int)
  • Some aircraft have better airflow performance with all outflow valves operational. (icao.int)