• aircraft
  • Although alert crews were probably in use during World War I, the primarily term came of use during World War II, as single seat fighter pilots or multi-seat fighter/pursuit aircraft crews would be scrambled to intercept enemy fighter or bomber aircraft, as was most notably characterized by the Royal Air Force (RAF) during the Battle of Britain in 1940. (wikipedia.org)
  • The concept was later adopted by other services, such as fighter elements (albeit known as "pursuit" aircraft at the time) of the U.S. Army Air Forces (USAAF). (wikipedia.org)
  • These facilities functioned as a home away from home for the bomber and aerial refueling aircraft flight crews for the duration of their alert duty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between December 2009, and January 2010 it was reported that 8 pilots and cabin crew were unable to return to work, after flying on this aircraft. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • pilots
  • Air crews have been complaining for years about this problem but it's only recent begun to be studied seriously, and that only because several pilots have died due to complications of TAS, and quite a few have had their medical revoked and never flew again after a TAS flight. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • system
  • The winners of the challenge were: Champion: Legacy, 1st Runner Up: E-Innovation, 2nd Runner Up: Diabetes Lifecycle Management System, and Judges Choice: The Concept Crew. (wikipedia.org)
  • The crew of a United Parcel Service Airbus A300 freighter that crashed during an early morning landing at Birmingham, Ala. were forced to make a "non-precision approach" when a computerized landing system became overloaded, investigators told the NTSB on Thursday. (northernpublicradio.org)
  • At 235 feet above the ground, the crew got an alert from a sophisticated 'advanced ground proximity warning system' that the plane was descending too fast, more than 1,500 feet per minute, according to investigators. (northernpublicradio.org)
  • Group
  • Plympton is also the chairman of sports merchandise retailer Beyond Sports International (formerly known as Concept Sports), chairman of Bitcoin Group, former president and Honorary Member (Life) of Australian Sailing Limited (formerly Yachting Australia) and a member of the Australian Olympic Committee executive. (wikipedia.org)
  • An alert crew is a term used in the armed forces, most often in military aviation and in land-based missile forces, where members of their units and formations, will maintain a level of combat readiness as a group of persons. (wikipedia.org)
  • Original Concept were an American 1980s hip-hop group from Long Island, New York, United States, best known for their single "Can You Feel It. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 1980s, a group of young men at WBAU FM formed a group called the "Concept Crew. (wikipedia.org)
  • members
  • If there are specific objectives (transporter room must beam aboard cargo, ship must be towed with tractor beam), there must be some mechanism for other crew members to complete it if the person chiefly responsible for that function can't. (gamedev.net)
  • team
  • A game centered around crews needs to prevent any one player from intentionally/unintentionally bringing down the team. (gamedev.net)
  • ground
  • Contemporary gun rights stand-your-ground thinking and vigilante justice as a latter day outgrowth of a post-Reconstruction Southern Jim Crow concept of Law and Order-where white men conducted paramilitary patrols to police the never-ending escapes and rebellions of slaves-was all tied together. (newsandletters.org)
  • Show
  • Her popularity increased rapidly and in August 2004 she started to host her own show called Sarah Kuttner - Die Show, a variation on the popular late show concept with comedy, a sidekick (Sven Schuhmacher), talk guests and musical guests. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • The Georgia Tech Research Institute continued work on the project, eventually releasing the ULTRA II concept, also designed and tested for the Office of Naval Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • alert
  • The United States' experience in maintaining a vast network of alert air crews, and later ICBM crews, represents the penultimate iteration of the alert crew concept. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAC crews on alert duty would typically be on alert for seven days out of a 21-day period, while being on rotational alert duty. (wikipedia.org)
  • If the klaxon was sounded, alert crews would exit the mole holes and literally run out to their waiting planes, which would be ready at a moment's notice to launch. (wikipedia.org)
  • As SAC introduced strategic intercontinental ballistic missiles into its nuclear strike inventory, these systems were also manned by alert crews, typically pulling one 24-hour alert duty period every 72 hours in hardened underground launch facilities either adjacent to or in the vicinity of their missiles. (wikipedia.org)
  • party
  • perhaps the idea of 'crews' would only be useable innan internet cafe or lan party environment where the crew are all physically present. (gamedev.net)
  • design
  • This design focuses on moving the crew away from external walls to reduce injury from side blasts, allows the blast-resistant seats to be frame-mounted, and reduces the time it takes to exit the vehicle. (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • When he became CEO in 2011, Shangraw expanded the role of the foundation to better support the concept of the New American University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the concerns that 'keep him up at night' is the lack of launch facilities to support the anticipated demand for crew transportation. (blogspot.com)
  • The crew also conducted two Military Man in Space experiments, three radiation monitoring experiments, and numerous medical tests to support longer duration spaceflight. (wikipedia.org)
  • space
  • The crew compartment uses a "space frame" constructed from tubular steel, similar to the construction of off-road vehicles, especially those involved in off-road racing, and an armored steel skin provides structure and blast protection. (wikipedia.org)