waiting position

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waiting position

Any suitable position in which naval units can be kept ready for operations at immediate notice. See also laying-up position.
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"Public opinion is in a major waiting position ahead of the presidential announcements," Frederic Dabi, deputy director general of Ifop, stated.
The consequences of manat devaluation still affect the secondary propertymarket and make the players to take a waiting position. At the time, devaluation and deferred demand reduced the volume of sales transactions by about 13.9 percent.
Hayabusa2 approached as close as 55 meters (180 feet) to the asteroid to lower the rovers, waited for a minute and then rose back to its waiting position about 20 kilometers (12 miles) above the surface.
Ben Hammouda describes the agency's position as a "waiting position", saying that the rating agency is reaffirming its decision taken in February regarding the downgrading of Tunisia's sovereign rating to B+ while awaiting the development of economic and security situation in the coming months.
Firstly, the pedestrian waiting position distribution model, taking the crosswalk geometry and pedestrian density into consideration, is established based on actual survey data from seven survey sites.
Once the last package in the old lot is full the spinning position automatically adopts a waiting position indicated by a light signal.
"Foreign banks have taken a 'waiting position' and will see how the main creditors will act and then make a decision from that," Mechel General Director Oleg Korzhov said.
Key statement: The tire vulcanizer is featured by including a slide back mechanism configured such that the upper metal mold separated and lifted from the lower metal mold installed to be fixed to a base is moved by an operation of a movable carriage so as to reciprocate between a vulcanization position at which the upper metal mold is pressed toward the lower metal mold, and a waiting position at which the green tire can be carried in the lower metal mold and at which the cured tire can be carried out from the lower metal mold, and is featured in that the upper metal mold is attached below, via a squeezing cylinder mechanism, to a beam integrated with a tie rod which is vertically moved by an operation of a lifting/lowering cylinder along a guide hole provided in the movable carriage.
The result shows that important ranking of significant factors was waiting position, violating number, traffic volume, and red-phase time, respectively.
In the meantime, the aircraft had secured the necessary approval for departure and was taxiing on the runway when it received orders from the airport's authorities to abort take-off and return to its original waiting position.