waveoff

waveoff

(ˈweɪvˌɒf)
n
(Aeronautics) a signal or instruction to an aircraft not to land
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He secured the engine and at the memory procedure "landing gear as required," opted to raise the gear and initiate a waveoff.
Without waiting for action from the runway duty officer or air traffic controller, LT Scameheorn keyed his radio and directed the solo to execute an immediate waveoff.
Even before the waveoff to California, controllers cleared the box itself.
proper single engine waveoff procedures;" (3) "MP failed to
The maneuver, waveoff, and engine response were all on the numbers and per the book.
The pilot executed his NATOPS immediate action items and initiated a waveoff.
With the operations officer still on the radio, we discussed waveoff characteristics and how usable the right engine would be on a bolter or waveoff.
We think a waveoff is a sign of weakness, a minor failure in a profession that doesn't suffer any amount of failure well.
When I went low on the correction to centerline, the LSOs had enough, and I got the, "Eat at Joe's" waveoff lights.
This gross and inappropriate correction inside of the waveoff window caused the Hornet to strike the flight deck rounddown at the point where the tailhook is attached to the aircraft.
If we didn't feel good braking action, we'd take a waveoff and try something else: maybe dirty bingo to a 14,000foot runway.
The pilot visually confirmed the remaining engine was functioning normally and then initiated his own waveoff from approximately 125 feet AGL.