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aircraft store

Any device intended for internal or external carriage and mounted on aircraft suspension and release equipment, whether or not the item is intended to be separated in flight from the aircraft. These stores may be expendable, such as a missile, rocket, bomb, or other similar items, or nonexpendable, such as a fuel tank, pod, drone, or other similar items.
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Technologies in November 1999, as well as increases in sales of airborne mine countermeasures systems, aircraft stores suspension and release equipment, sonar systems, and electro-ceramic products.
Technologies in November 1999; as well as increases in sales of airborne mine countermeasures systems, integrated combat systems, electro-ceramic products, and advanced fiber composite structural products; partially offset by decreases in sales of aircraft stores suspension and release equipment and sonar systems.
Technologies in November 1999, as well as increases in sales of aircraft stores suspension and release equipment, integrated combat systems and electro-ceramic products, partially offset by decreases in sales of airborne mine countermeasures systems.
We are recognized leaders in marine command and control and undersea sonar systems, airborne mine countermeasures, aircraft stores suspension and release equipment, as well as in the design and manufacture of radar countermeasures and high-technology RF communications sensors and systems for defense and aerospace applications.
Combining EDO's strengths in marine command and control and undersea sonar systems, airborne mine countermeasures, aircraft stores suspension and release equipment and related technologies with AIL's strengths in the design and manufacture of RF sensors and systems for defense and aerospace applications, positions EDO to address a broader range of markets and customers and to participate in larger programs than ever before.
The Pylon Decoder Unit 90 (PDU-90), is responsible, along with other devices on the Tornado, to provide MIL-STD-1760 Class II compatible interfaces for modern aircraft stores.
We are proud of our continuing role in the design and manufacture of BRUs for the F-15E, as well as aircraft stores suspension and release equipment for the F-14, Tornado, F-22 and the new Joint Strike Fighter," he said.
Frank Fariello, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of EDO Corporation, stated: "The award of these contracts reflects EDO's continued leadership role in the design, development and production of aircraft stores suspension and release systems.
What if the turn operator didn't notice the discrepancy on the aircraft stores page?
com)-- The new facility includes administration offices, prayer facilities, classrooms, a simulation building, briefing cubicles, maintenance facility, a dedicated dispatch facility, an aircraft hanger, and aircraft stores for parts.
As this is a critical situation in the single-engine F-16, especially at low altitude, with heavy-weight and high summertime temperatures, Capt Thornton made a conscious decision to retain his aircraft stores.
The APKWS laser-guided rocket is an easy-to-use, cost-effective, and flexible system, said MAJ David Paterson, Rotary Wing Flight Commander of the Australian Army s Aircraft Stores Compatibility Engineering Squadron.

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