crossing tracks

crossing tracks

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crossing tracks
An expression used in the application of aircraft separation, indicating tracks that converge or diverge at an angle of 45° to 135° inclusive.
crossover
i. A condition in which helicopter rotor blades track on the ground and in hover, but one blade flies higher than the other in flight.
ii. The action of an aircraft laterally passing over the top of another aircraft. It is a basic tactical maneuver when a formation is turning through approximately 90°.
iii. The action of an aircraft laterally passing over a target sleeve or banner.
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If one of example offers 2) Preparatory work Djupvik Crossing Tracks estimated 50%, a single person could handle this whole block.
A Northern Rail train can be seen crossing tracks on the High Level bridge.
Paths crossing tracks crossing paths led to more confusion and I ended up taking one more wrong turn which added another unnecessary hour.
The Saharsa- Patna Rajyarani Superfast Express ran over a group of pilgrims while they were crossing tracks at the Dhamara Ghat station, about 170 km from Patna, killing 37 of them and injuring more than 20, officials said.
The officer had assessed the crossing as a vulnerable spot and sent out Trooper Michael Wilkes with a Vallon metal detector to check the crossing tracks for IEDs, but nothing was found.
At 2pm he was crossing tracks 200 yards north of Dingwall station, when he was hit by the Kyle to Inverness train.
In the last year 50 people were killed and hundreds injured on railways doing things like playing 'chicken' with trains or crossing tracks for short cuts.
Both methods of establishing railroad quiet zones are intended to keep cars from crossing tracks as trains approach.
Keep following the red marks, crossing tracks, until eventually coming out at Llyn Elsi.
There are many crossing tracks but we keep ahead over Oat Hill to a meeting of ways where we join the Staffordshire Way.
Exercise caution when crossing tracks at highway-rail intersections.
Fischer said pedestrians and motorists crossing tracks should follow Operation Life Saver's advice to look, listen and live.