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deicing

[dē′īs·iŋ]
(engineering)
The removal of ice deposited on any object, especially as applied to aircraft icing, by heating, chemical treatment, and mechanical rupture of the ice deposit.

deicing

Removing ice from aircraft by mechanical, thermal, electrical, or chemical means.
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YUL built a centralised de-icing facility in 1997, replacing several smaller operations around the airport.
Other municipalities in Pennsylvania have reported de-icing salt shortages as salt suppliers, ironically, could not deliver their loads as the roads were too icy for the trucks.
Diversified technology company ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTCBB:TMEN) on Thursday said that final rules for airport de-icing operations by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provide an opportunity for it to help airports protect the environment and save money.
With the new vehicles in operation it is now possible to dean de-icing agents from parking areas and taxiways using two of the new-generation BJB 8000 Jetbrooms.
The major industry players in Aircraft De-icing market are Utc Aerospace Systems, Vestergaard Company, The Dow Chemical Company, Laanga Industrial, Sdi Aviation, Denge Airport Equipment, Cox & Company, Weihai Guangtai Airport Equipment Co and Global Ground Support LLC.
After operational tests last year, Denver deployed Saab's Aerobahn De-icing Manager last winter.
Mechanics should also disconnect them as soon as you're done de-icing.
In addition, the airport is receiving a Saab surface multilateration system to provide precise aircraft location and identification information directly to its Aerobahn surface manager and de-icing manager.
It provides ramp services, passenger services, load control, de-icing and aircraft cleaning.
0K3 AIR also acquired a GS-700 de-icing truck, providing both de-icing (Type 1) and anti-icing (Type 4) capabilities.
Dnata recently commenced de-icing activities at Zurich Airport and now provides this service at both Swiss airports.