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- Experimental aircraft is also a specific term referring to an aircraft flown with an experimental category Airworthiness Certificate.
- A cargo aircraft is an airplane designed and used for the carriage of goods, rather than passengers.
- Cargo aircraft are designed for the commercial transport of freight.
- Civil aviation is one of two major categories of flying, representing all non- military aviation, both private and commercial.
- An airport is a facility where aircraft such as airplanes, helicopters, and blimps take off and land.
- AIRPORT: A tract of land or water for the landing and takeoff of aircraft.
- AirPort is a local area wireless networking brand from Apple Inc.
- The airport is a major operational base for British Airways, easyJet and Virgin Atlantic.
- The airport is also a major base for a number of charter airlines including First Choice Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomsonfly and XL Airways.
- Airports are divided into landside and airside areas.
- Airports are uniquely represented by their International Air Transport Association airport code and ICAO airport code.
- AIRSPACE: The space extending upward above an area of the earth's surface.
- Airspace is the region that extends above real property.
- An air corridor is a designated region of airspace that an aircraft must remain in during its transit through a given region.
- Air Corridor is an airline based in Nampula, Mozambique.
- Air Corridor is an extremely small domestic airline that serves cities in Mozambique.
- An autopilot is a mechanical, electrical, or hydraulic system used to guide a vehicle without assistance from a human being.
- An autopilot is designed to perform some of the tasks of the pilot.
- The autopilot was also slaved to the radar control to obtain better precision firing the cannon.
- In most countries, civil aircraft have to be certified by the civil aviation authority (CAA) to be allowed to fly.
- In December 1979, the Hong Kong airline applied to the United Kingdom's Civil Aviation Authority for a license to land in London.
- Each national aviation authority determines how it uses the ICAO classifications in its airspace design.
- Above ground level is the height in which an aircraft is above the ground.
- ABOVE GROUND LEVEL: The height of an aircraft above the surface of the earth.
- An airlift is the organized delivery of supplies primarily via aircraft.
- AIRSPEED - The speed of an aircraft relative to its surrounding air mass.
- AIRSPEED: The speed of an aircraft compared to the air through which it moves rather than to the ground speed.
- Airspeed is the speed of an aircraft relative to the air.
- Airspeed is the vector difference between the ground speed and the wind speed.
- Airspeed was conceived by Chris Tarttelin, and implemented jointly in a test-driven manner by Steve Purcell and Chris Tarttelin.
- Airspeed Indicator - An instrument or device that measures the airspeed of an aircraft through an air mass but not its groundspeed.
- Airspeed Indicator: A panel instrument that notifies the pilot of the aircraft's rate of speed through the air.
- An airspeed indicator is a differential pressure gauge with the pressure reading expressed in units of speed, rather than pressure.
- The airspeed indicator is a hollow diaphragm connected to the Pitot tube.
- At some airports not served by an approach control facility, the ARTCC provides limited approach control service.
- The broadcast may include the appropriate frequency and instructions for VFR arrivals to make initial contact with approach control.
- Class C Airspace - Airspace area around busy U.S. airports (other than Class B). Radio contact with approach control is mandatory for all traffic.
- Aviation medicine is a branch of medicine that applies medical knowledge to the human factors in aviation.
- Aviation medicine is a specialized area of health care regulated by the FAA to ensure that pilots are healthy and physically fit to fly.
- GROSS WEIGHT - The total weight of an aircraft when fully loaded, including fuel, cargo, and passengers; aka Takeoff Weight.
- Gross Weight - The total weight of an aircraft when fully loaded, sometimes referred to as takeoff weight.
- Gross weight was 2205 pounds, with useful load of 529 pounds.
- The gross weight was increased by 30,000 pounds (13,605 kg) to 450,000 pounds.
- The gross weight was increased to 1050 pounds, but the empty weight only went up by a few pounds.
- When a rotary-wing aircraft spins its rotor in one direction, the machine itself tends to spin in the other.
- However, building a rotary-wing aircraft that was any more than a toy was beyond the technology of the time, and remained so for centuries.
- Rotorcraft helicopter Rotorcraft, or rotary-wing aircraft, use a spinning rotor with aerofoil section blades (a rotary wing) to provide lift.
- True Airspeed - The airspeed of an aircraft relative to undisturbed air.
- TRUE AIRSPEED - The speed of an aircraft along its flight path, in respect to the body of air ( air mass) through which the aircraft is moving.
- The true airspeed is a vector quantity.
- The true airspeed is the indicated airspeed corrected for variations caused by changes in temperature and pressure.
- True airspeed is the calibrated airspeed or EAS as appropriate corrected for pressure altitude and temperature.
- Indicated airspeed is a differential measurement between dynamic pressure and static pressure.
- Indicated airspeed is the most important one to us I think.
- Indicated airspeed: the speed shown by the airspeed gauge.
- To find ground speed note the time required to fly a published distance.
- Half your ground speed is 75, add a zero, and 750 ft per minute is your rate of descent.
- Ex. If you are flying at 12000ft at a ground speed of 150kts and you need to descend to 2000ft, the difference is 10000ft.
- Flight dynamics is the science of air and space vehicle orientation and control in three dimensions.
- Flight dynamics is the study of orientation of air and space vehicles and how to control the critical flight parameters, typically named pitch, roll and yaw.
- The exact form of the flight director's display varies with the instrument type either crosshair or command bars.
- Parrish flew four straight days in Ivan and then into Jeanne as flight director, and it was the worst possible time for him.
- The flight director computes and displays the proper pitch and bank angles required in order for the aircraft to follow a selected path.
- A final approach is the last leg in an aircraft's approach to landing.
- Final approach was along the roughly 3.8-degree glide slope.
- Final approach was along the roughly 3.8-degree glideslope.
- The success of the deadstick landing largely depends on the availability of suitable landing areas.
- A deadstick landing, also called a dead-stick landing or forced landing, occurs when an aircraft loses all of its propulsive power and is forced to land.
- The aircraft emergency frequency is a frequency used on the aircraft radio band reserved for emergency communications for aircraft in distress.
- Aarne Lakomaa was the grandfather of Erik Lakomaa." (en) Aarne Lakomaa (1914–2001) was a Finnish aircraft designer.
- The AASI Stratocruzer 1250 (sometimes called the 1250-ER) was a proposed turbofan -powered version of the AASI Jetcruzer that never left the drawing board.
- Le AASI Stratocruzer 1250, annonc-- comme un jet d---affaires disposant d---un rayon d---action intercontinental.
- The show is now operated by the Abbotsford International Airshow Society.
- The 1988 edition of the Abbotsford International Airshow featured, for the first time in Canada, a public flying display of the B-1B Lancer.
- Shot on location at the Abbotsford International Airshow, BC, Canada, this video gives the viewer a sense of riding along with the nine plane team.
- The Abbotsford Airshow was officially recognized as a US Bi-Centennial event even though it took place in Canada.
- The Aces High Cuby was a small sportsplane marketed for homebuilding.
- Let me give an example with the well-known Adams-Wilson ultralight helicopter called Choppy.
- The Adams-Wilson Choppy single-seat helicopter is undoubtedly the best known and most popular homebuilt helicopter ever developed.
- The Adcox Cloud Buster was a two-seat sporting biplane built by the students of the US Adcox Aviation Trade School in 1931.
- The Adcox Student Prince was a two-seat open-cockpit biplane designed by Basil Smith and built by the students of the Adcox Aviation Trade School in 1929.
- ADS-B is a terrorist's dream and security's worst nightmare.
- ADS-B is an enabling technology critical to the concept of operations for the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) plan.
- ADS-B is an essential component of the NextGen platform and is necessary to achieve a level of capacity in the NAS commensurate with future growth.
- ADS-B is the chosen new technology for surveillance in the NextGen system.
- The AEREON III was a rigid airship designed in the 1950s for the United States Navy.
- Aereon III is the best choice of rigids though.
- The Aerial Common Sensor is a military reconnaissance aircraft program sought by the Army and the Navy.
- The Aerion SBJ is a concept for a supersonic business jet, designed by Aerion Corporation.
- The Aerocomp Merlin is a Canadian designed and built two-seat ultralight, configured as a small, high-wing monoplane with taildragger undercarriage.
- The Aerocomp Merlin is a two-seat ultralight, configured as a small, high-wing monoplane with taildragger undercarriage.
- An air data computer is an essential avionics component found in modern glass cockpits.
- The primary customers are the vice president, using the distinctive call sign "Air Force Two," the first lady, and members of the Cabinet and Congress.
- SAM 27000 continued to serve as 'Air Force Two' (and occasionally as Air Force One) until the C-32 Boeing 757s were introduced in 1998.
- The aircraft heading was 165-(M), variation 25-W, drift 10-Right and GS 360 kt.
- Obey the commands of the aircraft marshaller.
- He observed the aircraft marshaller clear him to begin taxiing on Papa taxiway.
- An airdrop is a type of airlift, developed during World War II to resupply otherwise inaccessible troops, who themselves may have been airborne forces.
- AIRFOIL - The shape of any flying surface, but principally a wing, as seen in side-view ("cross-section").
- Airfoil: A structural shape, such as the shape of an aircraft's wings and tail surfaces, that creates or contributes to lift.
- Airframe is a new utility for business: an on-demand resource & relationship management suite.
- The airframe was based loosely on the Baron's wing and undercarriage, plus a new fuselage employing bonded honeycomb construction.
- The airframe was based on that of a well-tried training aircraft, the Focke-Wulf Fw 44 Stieglitz.
- The airframe was buried at Duke field Eglin AFB after the crash.
- The airframe was significantly redesigned as an all-metal structure with a T-tail and straight wings.
- During a trip to Delaware, he met inventor Robert E. Fulton, Jr., who had designed an earlier roadable airplane, the Airphibian.
- The Airphibian could travel 110 mph in the air and 55 mph on the ground.
- The plane was directly inspired from the Airphibian, after designer Moulton Taylor met Robert Fulton.
- Airport Slots provides a valuable contribution to the debate on how best to limit airport congestion.
- Shortly after forming the company, he transferred gates, airport slots, aircraft, and funds from TI into a new venture called New York Air.
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