rejected takeoff


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rejected takeoff

A takeoff that has been aborted between the point of the brake release and the decision point (i.e., before the aircraft gets airborne). The same as aborted takeoff.
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On Friday, Europe's air safety authority EASA issued an "emergency airworthiness directive" saying that "several occurrences of inflight shutdown and rejected takeoff have been reported" with the single-aisle aircraft.
At about 0723 Eastern time, the airplane was substantially damaged during a rejected takeoff.
FlightSafety International has expanded its Rejected Takeoff Go/No-Go course for pilots who fly Gulfstream aircraft.
Thermal fuse-plug melting temperature can be reached during landing and rejected takeoff braking events.
Remaining certification tests include route-proving and amaximum energya rejected takeoff evaluations, which will help pave the way for the A350 XWBas planned certification in the third quarter of 2014 and the subsequent delivery of the first customer aircraft to Qatar Airways before year-end.
This can result in a high-speed rejected takeoff, and increases the possibility of a runway overrun.
Since 1995, there have been nine reported instances of a rejected takeoff because of higher than normal control column forces at takeoff rotation due to the pilot inadvertently engaging the autopilot in lower-speed takeoff roll," the FAA reportedly said.
The certification testing included a high-speed rejected takeoff test with a Next-Generation 737-900ER (Extended Range) airplane, which was designed to test whether a maximum weight aircraft with worn brakes could stop assuming a refused takeoff decision.
NYSE:ALD) Thursday announced that its Bendix steel brake for the new Boeing 717-200 passenger jet exceeded all performance requirements during a rejected takeoff test.
On the evening of May 31,2014, N121JM, a Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation G-IV, crashed after it overran the end of Runway 11 during a rejected takeoff at KBED in Bedford, Massachusetts.
At about 2136 Mountain time, the airplane sustained minor damage during a rejected takeoff.