microlite


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microlight

, microlite
a small private aircraft carrying no more than two people, with an empty weight of not more than 150 kg and a wing area not less than 10 square metres: used in pleasure flying and racing

microlite

[′mī·krə‚līt]
(crystallography)
A microscopic crystal which polarizes light. Also known as microlith.
(mineralogy)
(Na,Ca)2(Ta,Nb)2O6(O,OH,F) A pale-yellow, reddish, brown, or black isometric mineral composed of sodium calcium tantalum oxide with a small amount of fluorine; it is isomorphous with pyrochlore. Also known as djalmaite.
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Later in the programme, police were called to the airport where a Flexwing Microlite had crashed on the main runway.
The Red Hat Enterprise Linux product family is the largest client base for our current products, said Tom Podnar, President of Microlite.
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The microLite HD is an MPEG-4-based full-HD digital COFDM ultra-miniature transmitter, which RF Central says expands the company's portfolio of innovative MPEG-4 broadcast technology solutions.
This was done by manipulating the flying hour recorder of the microlite aircraft.
He said: "The ongoing financial support we receive from the bank to develop products such as the Microlite proves the benefits of long-term relationship banking.
I was up there recently and thought I could hear a very large insect brought to the north coast on the winds of global warming until I looked up to see a microlite.
The photographs were taken by Emlyn R Jones retired principal of Yale College, Wrexham, from a tiny microlite piloted by his friend and former teaching colleague Huw Lloyd-Hughes of Mold.
Last year Stuart flew in a flex wing microlite round the coast of Britain to raise cash for Macmillan but explains how this year's challenge was harder than last year.
I have been co-piloting and I have my own microlite plane but you don't forget how to fly," he said.
And it wasn't the first time that Steve has used his microlite to crime-busting effect, after he spotted his JCB digger being stolen a few years ago, and flew after it ( finally tracking it down in North Tyneside.
The EPLRS MicroLite 2nd Generation radio will provide tactical internet connectivity for the Land Warrior ensemble fielded to Stryker units.