blast fence


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blast fence

A barrier used to divert or dissipate a jet or propeller blast. It is made up by joining a number of blast deflectors or having a continuous wall behind aircraft that are being run up. See blast deflector.
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Another specialist in this field, APS (Airport Protection Systems) Germany GmbH of Puchheim, near Munich, (formerly R&M Protection Services prior to BDI's asset acquisition) has a long background of designing and manufacturing blast fences, run-up pens and the like.
Linda McDonnell and her then-4-year-old daughter were on Hollywood Way when the plane careened through a blast fence and hit their car.
The contract includes the design and installation of a blast fence to protect vehicles using the adjacent service roadway.