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divert

i. An expression used in air traffic control meaning, “Proceed to alternate airfield or carrier as specified.”
ii. To change the target, mission, or destination of an airborne flight.
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I could neither sleep nor converse, so that my husband perceived it, and wondered what ailed me, strove to divert me, but it was all to no purpose.
He was the willinger to consent to it now, because he had business upon his hands sufficient to employ him, besides his gun to divert him, which they call hunting there, and which he greatly delighted in; and indeed we used to look at one another, sometimes with a great deal of pleasure, reflecting how much better that was, not than Newgate only, but than the most prosperous of our circumstances in the wicked trade that we had been both carrying on.
Severe weather caused UA878, operating from Houston to Minneapolis, to divert to Madison, WI," a United spokesperson told International Business Times.
CTO added a diversion would be placed at DAV College Road from where the traffic moving towards Liaquat Road from Fawara Chowk would be divert e towards Sadar and Gawalmandi.
The traffic coming from Col Maqbool Imambargah Chowk, will be re-routed to Naya Mohallah Chowk and Committee Chowk whereas a diversion will be put in place, if required to divert traffic from TM Chowk towards Marrir Chowk.
Dubai: An Etihad Airways pilot passed away while operating a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam, leading the carrier to divert its path and make an emergency landing in Kuwait.
10am had to divert to Glasgow while an Aer Lingus plane from Dublin due at 8.
For high-speed diverting applications, including e-commerce and parcel operations, the ProSort 100 Elite family of sorters is comprised of dual-sided divert units that handle a variety of small items, including envelope flats, poly bags and fragile or ultra-light products.
The Public Works Authority, Ashghal, will permanently divert a 600 metre section of Al Kassarat Street to enable the completion and connection of a 22 kilometre expressway project in Dohas south.
According to Indian media reports, a combination of bad weather and now low lying clouds has forced the Airport Authority of India (AAI) to divert all incoming flights from Goa's Dabolim airport to nearby airports as well as to delay outbound flights.
CNA said the captain had decided to divert the flight to Cyprus as a precaution.
manufacturers of advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions, provided a video demonstration how to adjust the ProSort SC divert bank.