Wed, Jan 04, 2006
Designed to be a daily reminder of the terms, names,
acronyms explanations and "really cool words" of the unique
language that populates the aviation world, ANN Contributor Aleta
"I'm Not Making An Asterisk Of Myself" Vinas will be selecting --
and defining -- a unique aeronautical term each day from all tiers
of the aviation world...
Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed wing, helo, you name it... it's
all fair game, and with hundreds of truly interesting
selections already bagged, tagged and delivered, we can assure
you that 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
Suggestions for future
Aero-Terms are ALWAYS welcome, as are additions or
discussion of the explanations given for each Aero-Term.
The UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch is part of the
Department for Transport and is responsible for the investigation
of civil aircraft accidents and serious incidents within the UK.
British Equivalent of the NTSB.
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