split link


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split link

[′split ′liŋk]
(design engineering)
A metal link in the shape of a two-turn helix pressed together.
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According to the Company, the above said exercise took place between January 13 - 15, 2014 that highlighted the unique split link capability for Global Hawk that allows it to send mission data through a satellite link that is independent of the link used for command and control.
13-15, the demonstration highlighted a unique split link capability for Global Hawk that allows it to send mission data through a satellite link that is independent of the link used for command and control.