* GPS-aided AHRS provides another level of backstop in case of a pitot
The post-crash investigation revealed that three different pitot
tubes froze up, delivering an erroneous airspeed readingand triggering a chain of events ending in the plane plunging into the Atlantic Ocean, killing 228 passengers and crew.
First, any airplane parked outside should have at least a pitot
tube cover to protect it, and probably much more.
This pilot turned on the carburetor and pitot
heat before entering IMC.
A lean production system was developed utilizing the United Technologies ACE (Achieving Competive Excellence) operating system to streamline the production of a pitot
probe that had increased robustness to Appendix D conditions.
"We are excited to once again work with the Louisiana Landmarks Society on this special dual tour of the Pitot
House and St.
And in 1980, a Florida Commuter Airlines flight with wasps in its pitot
tubes crashed in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 34 people.
Pilots and co-pilots, aircraft pitot
tubes are sensors used to measure aircraft speed.
Supplied by AESPump Ltd in June 2012, the triplex positive displacement plunger pump has replaced two aging and troublesome Pitot
Tube pumps used for washing filter screens and supplying high pressure wash-down hoses.
ABB Measurement Products' business has extended its line of compact flowmeters to include four DP technologies: orifice, wedge, averaging pitot
and integral orifice.
The terms [L.sub.A-C] and [L.sub.D-B] represent the separation distance between the upstream Pitot
tube static pressure ports and the entrance plane of the frame, and the exit plane of the frame and the downstream Pitot
tube static pressure ports, respectively.
tube warning caused Scoot inaugural flight turnaround in Singapore A pitot
tube warning and a medical emergency of a passenger delayed the June 5 inaugural flight of Scoot, Singapore AirlinesO new medium- to long-haul low-cost carrier, by more than an hour.