handover


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handover

The passing of control authority of an aircraft from one control agency to another control agency. Handover action may be accomplished between control agencies of separate Services when conducting joint operations or between control agencies within a single command and control system. Handover action is complete when the receiving controller acknowledges assumption of control authority. Also called hand-off.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.handover - act of relinquishing property or authority etc; "the handover of occupied territory"
relinquishing, relinquishment - the act of giving up and abandoning a struggle or task etc.

handover

noun exchange, trade, transfer, swap The handover is supposed to be completed soon.
Translations

handover

[ˈhændəʊvəʳ] N (Pol) [of government, power] → entrega f, transferencia f

handover

[ˈhændəʊvər] n [place, country] → transfert m; [company, business] → cession f; [power] → passation fhand-painted [ˌhændˈpeɪntɪd] adjpeint(e) à la mainhand-pick handpick [ˌhændˈpɪk] vt [+ candidate, successor, staff] → trier sur le volethand-picked handpicked [hændˈpɪkt] adj
[candidate, successor, staff] → trié(e) sur le volet
[produce] → cueilli(e) à la mainhand puppet nmarionnette f à gaine
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Overall in 2014 and 2015, there have been six Category A calls - the highest priority life-threatening cases - where handover took more than two hours at the RVH.
Alongside this, Tanmiyat Global has appointed Delta International Real Estate to manage the handover process and undertake full service management of the development.
As a multimode device, operators with multiple networks should facilitate easy access among their heterogeneous technologies through a single device to support inter technology handover for seamless roaming.
While our town officials are to be commended for exploring cost-saving ideas, the potential handover of Route 117 to the state appears to be proceeding in a hasty and troubling manner.
AVEVA today announced that a brand new customer, Det norske oljeselskap ASA (Det norske), has begun deployment of AVEVA s Progressive Handover Solution to manage Life Cycle Information for the high profile Ivar Aasen field project.
Part of this expectation involves communicating relevant and detailed information to ensure the safe handover of care.
Summary: Syrian state news agency SANA quoted Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad as blaming Western backers of the revolt for delays in the handover of Syrian chemical weapons.
Statistics obtained by the Western Mail show that between January 2013 and January 2014, 267 patients in Wales waited longer than four hours to be transferred to the emergency unit, despite the target handover time being 15 minutes.
PLANS to handover the running of two of Liverpool's council-owned golf courses have been put back a month.
I got a handover notice from the developer, Dubai Properties, in November 2011, but the bank then informed me that they will only release the payment a little later as they are in some negotiations with the Bank.
LESS than half of emergency ambulances arriving at two South Wales hospitals managed to transfer patients within the 15-minute handover target time during December, according to new figures.
com)-- The Car Buying Service has opened its latest Handover Centre in Hull.