clean aircraft

clean aircraft

1. An aircraft in flight configuration (versus landing configuration); i.e., landing gear and flaps retracted, etc.
2. An aircraft that does not have external stores.
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3 it must be possible for the ice cream machine to clean aircraft surfaces up to 20 m high.
Once you are taxiing your clean aircraft, make sure that controls are free and correct before taking off--stray liquids can refreeze once in the air or at altitude.
Simple Green has never been approved by the Army and should never be used to clean aircraft.
This gives the smaller F-35A a clean aircraft fuel fraction of 0.
The order is for a series of water-based de-greasing machines that are a vital part of the process to clean aircraft components.
The income raised from auctions will have to be reinvested in climate change mitigation, research on clean aircraft, anti-deforestation measures in the developing world and low-emission transport.
ANA will clean aircraft engines more thoroughly and carefully adjust loads of meals and magazines on aircraft according to the number of people on board to boost fuel efficiency, he said.
Era is out to keep our good name clean and to better all facets of our business, top to bottom--from clean aircraft down to on-time performance.
Paul International Airport staged a brief walkout yesterday to protest the hiring of nonunion contract workers to clean aircraft, part of NWA's effort to slash costs to emerge from bankruptcy.
Prime minister Dominique de Villepin told aerospace industrialists at the Paris Airshow last month that a 'future generation' of A320 jets would be the first clean aircraft and would be quieter, more powerful and consume less fuel.
NM Technologies now has three year authority to carry out surface coatings removal work on aircraft, clean aircraft manufacturing tools and supply approved shot media and chemical solutions for use in surface coatings removal.
COMBAT READY: Navy personnel inspect and clean aircraft aboard the flight deck of the USS Enterprise in the Arabian Sea