ACME

(redirected from Acmi)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms.
Related to Acmi: ACMI lease

acme

[′ak·mē]
(paleontology)
The time of largest abundance or variety of a fossil taxon; the taxon may be either general or local.

ACME

(company, jargon)
/ak'mee/ 1. A Company that Makes Everything. The canonical imaginary business. Possibly also derived from the word "acme" meaning "highest point".

2. A program for MS-DOS.

References in periodicals archive ?
The acquisition by Maximus Air of three Airbus A300-600RP2F aircraft at the start of the year, which have subsequently been converted into freighters by EADS, was designed to boost the company's dual business model of cargo charter and ACMI lease solutions.
Because the United States conducts multiple exercises a year with Singapore and Thailand, which both have different ACMI systems, the need arose to have joint debrief, said Philip Fisch, Cubic's business development director.
The CF-18 ACMI will interface with another system currently being delivered to Canada's Cold Lake Air Weapons Range (Alberta, Ontario, Canada) by Cubic's teammate, Sierra Research (Buffalo, NY): the Surface Threat Electronic Warfare (STEW) system, a radiating threat-simulator designed to upgrade the existing emitters at the Cold Lake site.
AAWW) (Nasdaq: AAWW), a leading global provider of air cargo assets and outsourced aircraft operating solutions, today announced sharply higher revenues and earnings for the third quarter of 2010, reflecting strong commercial airfreight demand; tight supply of wide-body, long-haul freighter aircraft; continued high ACMI aircraft utilization; and a significant increase in Commercial Charter volumes and rates.
Some of the leased 767-300s will replace CAM-owned 767-200/300s currently operating on an ACMI basis under ATSG's Wet-2-Dry program, which allows carriers to prove their business case for 767s under ACMI arrangements, then transition to long-term dry lease arrangements.
Profitability in Atlas Air's ACMI business reflected an increase in 7478F revenue, but revenues were affected by a decline in block-hour volumes related to the return of three 747-8Fs from IAG Cargo in April and early May.
Atlas Air, Etihad ink ACMI agreement for 747 freighter services.
We are now focused on integrating Gyrus and ACMI to make the combination of the two organisations' 'see' and 'treat' technologies a commercial reality,' he added.
The lease contract constitutes the first phase of the IAF's program for the procurement of ACMI systems.
Supports long-time ACMI customer Panalpina Group on new service linking Luxembourg to Dubai and Hong Kong
New York-based outsourced aircraft and aviation operating solutions provider Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: AAWW) said it has placed its eighth Boeing 747-8 (NYSE: BA) freighter into ACMI service.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 3, 2013-Atlas Air places 8th Boeing 747-8 freighter into ACMI service(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.