distance available

distance available (ALD)

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That portion of a runway available for landing and rollout for aircraft cleared for land-and-hold-short operations. This is the total distance from the landing threshold to the hold-short point. Also known as available landing distance.
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For example, a flashing and jetting release from a 2-inch hole in an LNG truck-loading supply line at 40 psig will travel about 510 feet, which is likely to exceed the distance available in many satellite LNG facilities.
In the city, range is not that much of an issue and on our drive around Oslo we set out with 80 miles showing as the distance available from the batteries, travelled 32 miles and ended up with 58 miles worth of power remaining.
In the city, range is not that much of an issue and on our drive around Oslo we set out in temperatures hovering around zero with 80 miles showing as the distance available from the batteries, travelled 32 miles and ended up with 58 miles worth of power remaining.
The distance available for successful spinal injection through the needle orifice within the subarachnoid space equals A/sin[theta]-C cm.
80-inch image projected from shortest throw distance available today of only 12.
At the Delhi airport, runway 29 is considered the longest, but the landing distance available on this 4,430-metre strip is 2,820m because of the Shiva idol outside the airport.
The sad thing about this case is that if Tyro had applied his brakes he could have stopped the vehicle within the distance available to him.
Sgt Daly agreed with defence counsel Tom Creed SC there were no aggravating factors such as drink or speed but simply that Waters failed to properly utilise the sight distance available to him to avoid Ms Roberts' car.
He said: "Had the driver been able to see him and react at the point of him stepping off the kerb, it is my belief she could have stopped in the time and distance available.
The pilot had swerved the plane along the runway to retard it and increase the distance available.
What critics overlooked was that, as a two-year-old, Elusive Dream raced over both a mile and ten furlongs, the furthest distance available for juveniles.
proper pacing during a marathon results in a lower percentage of glycogen being used as fuel and can double the distance available to you without hitting the wall or bonking.