Pitot


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Noun1.Pitot - French physicist for whom the Pitot tube was named (1695-1771)
2.Pitot - measuring instrument consisting of a right-angled tube with an open end that is directed in opposition to the flow of a fluid and used to measure the velocity of fluid flowPitot - measuring instrument consisting of a right-angled tube with an open end that is directed in opposition to the flow of a fluid and used to measure the velocity of fluid flow
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
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And in 1980, a Florida Commuter Airlines flight with wasps in its pitot tubes crashed in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 34 people.
The court heard that since the accident, improvements have been made to pitot tubes however the problem does still arise.
If you don't, trash can be pushed into the pitot tube, which will affect air speed readings.
The coefficients 'a' and 'b' were determined by a least squares curve fit, based on Pitot tube pressure loss data obtained in the absence of the support frame.
His own fault investigation raised the suspicion of "malicious interference" with concerns a pitot tube on the Red ARV Super2 had been blocked by glue or another resin.
It is based on the effect of Pitot tube, when pressure is determined as static pressure [p.
With its large diaphragm area and integral Pitot tube booster, the regulator is designed for quick and smooth response to excessive pressure relief requirements, particularly within low-pressure settings.
Improbable factors attributed to the accident include the icing of the Pitot probes which led to the disconnection of the autopilot, the loss of associated pilot control protections and considerable roll movements followed by the stalling of the aircraft at high altitude which could not be recovered and then the aircraft crashed into the Atlantic Ocean at high speed.
The authors of the research article reported that the tiny hairs spread across the bat wing's dorsal and ventral surfaces act like the Pitot tubes on aircraft wings and allows fine control over aerodynamics as airflow changes during manoeuvres.
Investigators suspect the speed sensors, known as pitot tubes or probes, malfunctioned because of ice formation at high altitude.