depressurization

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de·pres·sur·ize

 (dē-prĕsh′ə-rīz′)
tr.v. de·pres·sur·ized, de·pres·sur·iz·ing, de·pres·sur·iz·es
To reduce the pressure of air or gas within (a chamber or vehicle, for example).

de·pres′sur·i·za′tion (-prĕsh′ər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
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depressurization

[dɪˌpreʃəraɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndespresurización f
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and Liebherr-Elektronik GMBH, French companies that made the cabin pressurization system on the plane.
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The company is under contract with KAI to provide the fighter's complete environmental control system-including air conditioning, bleed air control and cabin pressurization and liquid cooling-along with the aircraft's air turbine starter and flow control valve.
 There have been instances when there has been a breakdown of life support systems, like the "On-board Oxygen Generating System," or cabin pressurization system.
Internal cabin altitude is the result of cabin pressurization to counteract the flight altitude, that is, the environmental altitude outside of the airplane.
It was within this context that I conducted an Operational Check Flight for an aircraft that had a recent history of environmental control system and cabin pressurization failures along with pilot reported hypoxia events.
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The NTSB accident report for the Learjet crash states the probable cause as, "Incapacitation of the flight crew-members as a result of their failure to receive supplemental oxygen following a loss of cabin pressurization, for undetermined reasons."