terminal area


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terminal area

[′tər·mən·əl ¦er·ē·ə]
(electronics)
The enlarged portion of conductor material surrounding a hole for a lead on a printed circuit. Also known as land; pad.

terminal area

The area used or intended to be used for such facilities as terminal and cargo buildings, gates, hangars, shops, and other service buildings; vehicle parking, airport motels, and restaurants—all facilities used in connection with airports. It also includes the entrance and service roads used by the public within the boundary of the airport.
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for the final design and implementation for a Terminal Area Development Program for the
Recommendation: To enhance oversight of terminal area safety to include the range of incidents that pose risks to aircraft and passengers, the Secretary of Transportation should direct the FAA Administrator to develop and implement plans to track and assess runway excursions and extend oversight to ramp safety.
For accommodating future aviation needs, the airport s Master Plan called for the redevelopment of the terminal area to provide hangars equipped to accommodate the larger-end corporate jets visiting the airport more consistently, such as a Global Express or Gulfstream 650.
SASS is an automation aid that allows controllers to better "line up" aircraft as they begin to converge on a busy airport allowing more aircraft to move through the airspace and into the terminal area, significantly improving the efficient use of the available airspace.
The 163-acre complex consists of a terminal area with air carrier facilities, rental car facilities, maintenance facilities, two fixed base operators and a department of public safety.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- Additional animal relief stations have been added within the Central Terminal Area at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to better accommodate travelers with service animals.
Once they're in the Central Terminal area, they can just sail through.
Midtown includes the Grand Central Terminal area, the United Nations, The Midtown Library (the one with the Lions) and Times Square, which we'll talk about next.
m2 reinforced concrete lining in the terminal area;- Approximately 5570 m2 trucks, cars and walk areas outside the actual terminal area with asphalt;- Approximately 9 450 m2 vegetation areas.
As part of the Federal Aviation Administration's Terminal Area Modernization Replacement (TAMR) program, a Raytheon-Lockheed Martin team developed and installed the automated radar processing and display systems located at four Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) facilities and associated air traffic control towers located in Chicago, Denver, St.
Security measures would include an off-site passenger and baggage loading and screening facility with a train shuttle service to a central terminal area.

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