Sun, Jul 11, 2010
Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms,
names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that
populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed
wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.
Aero-Terms should serve as a quick but intriguing reminder of
the terms you may use every day, or an introduction to an aspects
of the Aero-World you may not yet be familiar with. ANN also
encourages readers to go beyond the FMI link, and further research
any intriguing terms.
Suggestions for future Aero-Terms are ALWAYS
welcome, as are additions or discussion of the
explanations given for each Aero-Term.
IFR Military Training Routes
Routes used by
the Department of Defense and associated Reserve and Air Guard
units for the purpose of conducting low-altitude navigation and
tactical training in both IFR and VFR weather conditions below
10,000 feet MSL at airspeeds in excess of 250 knots
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