outer fix


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outer fix

A fix in the destination terminal area, other than the approach fix, to which aircraft are normally cleared by an air route traffic control center or a terminal area traffic control facility, and from which aircraft are cleared to the approach fix or final approach course.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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* The GBGYB/GBGY with an outer fixed ring and pilot extension bearing lengths from 40 to 100 mm and ID from 15 to 40 mm.
For the application of a minimum surface pressure, disc spring assemblies are used to press the inner sliding ring against the outer fixed ring.
Under the agreement the Swedish state could co-finance up to one third of the development of the mid and outer fixed leading edge for the A380, to a maximum of SEK350m.
The company will supply the mid and outer fixed leading edge for the A380 wings which are being made on Deeside.