ejector seat

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Noun1.ejector seat - a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergencyejector seat - a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute
cockpit - compartment where the pilot sits while flying the aircraft
seat - any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit); "he dusted off the seat before sitting down"
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ejector seat

, (US) ejection seat
n (Aviat) → Schleudersitz m

ejector seat

[ɪˈdʒɛktəʳˌsiːt] n (in plane) → seggiolino eiettabile
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The Fast Air Support Team (FAST), part of the UK Ministry of Defence, intends to award a contract, FAST/00213, with Martin Baker Aircraft Company Ltd, for the provision of aircraft assisted escape systems support (Supply of Spares for Ejector Seats for the Hawk, Tornado and Tucano aircraft) for a period of 16 months.
The Mushak is a small two-seater aircraft used for training purpose by the military and is not equipped with ejector seats.
UK-based Martin-Baker, the company that invented aviation ejector seats, thus saving thousands of lives, has marked its debut appearance at the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS).
A COMPANY that invented aviation ejector seats, which have saved thousands of lives, has marked its debut appearance at the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS).
But instead of just focusing on ejector seats, bullet-proof glass and revolving numberplates, students needed to consider the environment, power source and recycling into account in their designs.
TH w THE US Air Force used live bears to test ejector seats on the world's first supersonic bomber, it has been revealed.
Chemring, which makes decoys for military aircraft and ejector seats, said the deal to maintain ground penetrating radar on vehicles used in Afghanistan was delayed by six months, amid hold-ups in approving the US defence budget.
RESCUE* Ashocked resident is led away LIFESAVER J One of the ejector seats in backyard.
Hawk jets with certain ejector seats were grounded in the wake of Red Arrow Sean Cunningham's death Flt Lt Cunningham
THE RAF has suspended all non-essential flying in aircraft fitted with ejector seats of the kind linked to the death of a Red Arrows pilot.
Summary: Flying has been suspended in aircraft with ejector seats like the one installed in the plane in which a Red Arrows pilot died on Tuesday.