blue jet


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Noun1.blue jet - atmospheric discharges (lasting 10 msec) bursting from the tops of giant storm clouds in blue cones that widen as they flash upward
atmospheric electricity - electrical discharges in the atmosphere
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Bryce screamed while being gently lifted 5ft off the ground in a tiny blue jet.
Sunvalley John has been withdrawn from the opening heat where he was due to race in the stripes and the line-up for this race now reads: 1 Cuil Cougar, 2 Black Warrior, 3 Money Talks, 4 Cashen Mafuma, 5 Blue Jet Sky, 6 Vacant.
The Sir Mark Prescott-trained filly was sent off a 3-1 chance in the two-mile event and kept going in good style to hold Toboggan Lady by a neck, with Blue Jet a further length and a quarter away in third.
For party pieces, try the Debenhams Debut gold lace dress, pounds 70, or Warehouse's blue jet bead applique dress, pounds 65.
But my favorite cheap/chic service provider, Blue Jet Airlines, features $79 fares and Prada knock-off-clad flight attendants.
If the cameras see a sprite or blue jet, Benbrook can then correlate the electromagnetic measurements made at the same time by the balloon-borne instruments with theoretical models that try to predict how the fields should behave at the balloon's location relative to the discharge.
vvDraw for Saturday's second round, heat 1 1 Cuil Cougar 2 Black Warrior 3 Money Talks 4 Cashen Mafuma 5 Blue Jet Sky 6 Sunvalley John.
The Sir Mark Prescott-trained filly was sent off a 3-1 chance in the two-mile event and she kept going in good style to hold Toboggan Lady by a neck, with Blue Jet a further length and a quarter away in third.
Red sprites only last a fraction of a second, while blue jet can last a full second, making them easier to capture using video equipment.
Unbeaten after two rounds, he has beaten Blue Jet Sky on both occasions, but there was only a neck between them last week and it could be close again.