snow cannon


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cañón de nieve

snow cannon

n (Skiing) → cannone m per innevamento artificiale
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Seasons start late if the weather is not behaving itself, but in Val d'Isere there are 650 snow cannon deployed around the mountains.
Artificial snow is currently made by forcing water and pressurized air through a snow gun or snow cannon.
A snow cannon sent snowflakes flurrying through the air as the now-weary Santas crossed the finish line to cheers and applause.
In December you can't get away with not doing it, but I like to have a huge snow cannon.
Half the pistes on the Schmittenhohe are served by snow cannon, and if the weather is too warm, then the Kitzsteinhorn - a 30-minute free bus ride away - rises to over 3,200 metres.
He enjoyed taking to the streets with a snow cannon and was known far beyond Wales for the exuberance with which he pursued publicity stunts and for his cheerful optimism about the nation's future.
Aleksander Owens-Thurston, 23, flew 43ft through the air and crashed into a metal girder supporting a snow cannon on a "managed" piste.
The switch-on with a snow cannon and fireworks is planned for just after 5pm.
UNTIL FEBRUARY 2 The Chester Zoo has been transformed into a Frost Fair complete with ice rink, snow cannon and stalls selling local produce.
Tenders are invited for Maximum snow cannon - 230v - blizzard condition item #ffm-snow-max.
Snow is forecast every day thanks to a snow cannon in Discovery Trail, which will blast make-believe snow into the air.
A SKIER who died when he smashed into a snow cannon drank four bottles of beer before hitting the slopes, an inquest heard yesterday.