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"
Translations

ejector seat

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

ejector seat

[ɪˈdʒɛktəʳˌsiːt] n (in plane) → seggiolino eiettabile
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However, there will be no ejector seat. But a surprise will greet "when you operate the ejector seat button," warns Aston Martin representatives.
Future Ruins is their sixth album, following on from 1991 debut Raise, the sophomore record Mezcal Head (1993), Ejector Seat Reservation in 1995, 99th Dream (1998) and their 2015 return I Wasn't Born To Lose You.
"I got a toy car with an ejector seat, but had no aspirations to be Bond.
1942: The pilot of an experimental jet fighter became the first to leave his plane via an emergency ejector seat.
This scaled-down Lego version comes equipped with the movie car's various features including an ejector seat, rear-window bulletproof screen, revolving number plates, wheel-mounted tire scythes, and front wing machine guns.
ONE of the world's leading ejector seat manufacturers has been fined PS1.1million after a breach of health and safety law led to the death of a Red Arrows pilot from Coventry.
ONE of the world's leading ejector seat manufacturers has been fined PS1.1 million after a breach of health and safety law led to the death of a Red Arrows pilot.
LEADING ejector seat manufacturers have been fined PS1.1million after a health and safety breach led to the death of a Red Arrows pilot.
ONE of the world's leading ejector seat manufacturers has been fined PS1.1m after a breach of health and safety law led to the death of a Red Arrows pilot.
AN ejector seat manufacturer is to prosecuted over the death of a Red Arrows pilot at RAF Scampton in 2011.
Not only did it look incredible but it had machine guns, tyre slashers, a bullet-proof screen and even an ejector seat. No wonder a Corgi toy version became a best seller and, a year later, it featured in Thunderball, until 007 switched to a Lincoln Continental.