ground check

ground check

[′grau̇nd ‚chek]
(engineering)
A procedure followed prior to the release of a radiosonde in order to obtain the temperature and humidity corrections for the radiosonde system.
Any instrumental check prior to the ground launch of an airborne experiment. Also known as base-line check.
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7 At Alachua County s request, provide criminal back ground check and drug screening as permitted by law.
Relevant record was collected, concerned were examined and ground check was conducted.
We will do a ground check as well as a review of AirAsia's operations in Indonesia to ensure that all of its activities are better in the future," Transport Minister Ignasius Jonan told reporters.
Whenever I came to a back ground check, I was told that due to my conviction they couldn't use me.
In the long run, the federal government should perform ground check of all the completed or ongoing government uplift projects, including schools and dispensaries.
NAB team is currently on its visit to Galliayat, conducting ground check and scrutinizing the relevant record to dig-out the facts in the case.
Yesterday, thunder gave notice of the death rattle of summer and the accompanying downpours in many parts mean that a ground check will be imperative before a bet today.
The top five states with the most back ground check in 2009 and their percentage of increases over 2008 were:
After one last ground check, we headed out to the runway and began our takeoff roll.
He then coordinated with the Operations Superintendent to restore cooling air and perform a ground check of the equipment.
A notification that a credit and/or criminal back~ ground check is being done should be included in the rental application and signed by the prospective resident.
It may be mentioned here that, in earlier hearing, the Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) also submitted a written reply to the court stating that detailed ground check was carried out to ascertain the whereabouts of missing persons; however, they are NOT HELD in the custody of this directorate.