gate position

gate position

A designated space or position on an apron for an aircraft to remain parked while loading or unloading passengers and cargo. It is the gate number allotted to a particular flight.
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Lyons wasn't too happy after drawing the inside gate position for the final, but showed his class by jetting away from the start to win the trophy for the second year running, in the fastest time of the meeting.
This global-leading technology ensures the most efficient use of the airport to process passengers by allowing airlines to use any self-service kiosk, agent desk or gate position for passenger check-in, bag drop, and boarding.
It allows any airline to use any agent desk or gate position for passenger check-in and bag drop, and reconciles passengers boarded.
Upgrades and improvements include removal and remediation of hazardous materials and items such as circuit breaker panels, communications and control panels, motor control, gate position indicators and other control devices, distributive control system, switchgear, regulators, transformers, wiring, conduit, underground cables, power poles, cathodic protection, telecommunications, and an emergency standby generator system.
Holta, who started inside the Buildbase Bees duo, had to be the favourite with a favourable gate position, and he duly made no mistake to dominate the run-off.
Without their No 1, the Diamonds dug deep and vice-captain James Grieves reeled off four successive wins in brilliant style, beating Stonehewer twice before the Comets captain made the most of his inside gate position to dash away with heat 15.
It also enables any airline to use any agent desk, gate position or self-service kiosk for passenger check-in, bag drop and boarding.
AirportConnect Open- SITA s passenger processing system, enables the airport, its airlines and its handling agents to access their respective IT applications in real time on shared equipment and even allows any airline to use any agent desk, gate position or self-service kiosk for passenger check-in, bag drop and boarding.
However, instead of letting Stancl ride off a 15-metre handicap in the race re-start, team manager George English replaced him with Lawson in a bold move which allowed Stuart Robson to retain his favoured outside gate position.
It also allows any airline to use any agent desk, gate position or self-service kiosk for passenger check-in, bag drop and boarding.
Harris, who was runner-up to Nicholls last year, got first choice of gate position after winning four races to his skipper's three, but he chose the outside and had to make do with fourth place as Nicholls shot out of the start to see off home riders Joe Screen and Stead.
A team boss can nominate up to a maximum of three of his riders to ride as a "Golden Double" and any points they score from their starting gate position will be doubled.