CAVU


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CAVU

(aerospace engineering)
An operational term commonly used in aviation, which designates a condition wherein the ceiling is more than 10,000 feet (3048 meters) and the visibility is more than 10 miles (16 kilometers). Derived from ceiling and visibility unlimited.
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During World War II, Navy fighter pilots would look up at the sky and if it was a "CAVU" day then it meant ceiling and visibility unlimited.
Commenting on his joining the boutique firm, Mr Moore said: "Cavu is a term used in aviation and naval circles for 'ceiling and visibility unlimited', which means an unrestricted horizon and perfect visibility with no boundaries.
ISLAMABAD -- Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavu?o?lu on Tuesday said Ankara had Pakistan's "full cooperation" on taking action against what Turkey calls the Fethullah Terror Organisation (Feto) - headed by Fethullah Gulen, who Turkey accuses of plotting the recent coup attempt.
In the study by authors from the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network (2), both cases that could have been infected after 2013, since exposure occurred only in 2014, and 4 cases which reported bathing in rivers in Corsica other than the Cavu River had just 1 weakly positive serologic screening test.
The firms included Academy Securities Inc.; CAVU Securities LLC; Drexel Hamilton LLC; Mischler Financial Group Inc.; and Multi-Bank Securities Inc.
In January, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavu?o?lu had a trilateral meeting in the Turkmen capital Ashgabat with his Azerbaijani and Turkmen counterparts to discuss energy cooperation.
The cloud layer below us dissipated as we approached the Kuwaiti coastline, and Ali Al Salem reported that the weather there was CAVU. I selected gain override in accordance with the FC AIR DAT procedure and began to dump gas as we approached the field.
Isil Bagdadi, Co-Producer: Isil Bagdadi is Co-Founder / President of Distribution at CAVU Pictures.
CAVU Resources Inc (OTC:CAVR.PK), an independent oil and gas company, has won a bid for a recently closed state-of-the-art saltwater disposal facility with over USD1.3m in disposal equipment assets.
US energy company CAVU Resources (PINK:CAVR) said Friday it had closed the divestment of pipeline operator EnviroTek Fuel Systems to Texas-based Energy Revenue America.
Turkish film producer and founder of the Cavu Pictures, Isil Bagdadi, also received an award for "her outstanding contributions" to cinema.
Gunston's dictionary matches Heflin's on such terms as air base, airdrome, aerodrome, CAVU, Very, and PSP; Baughman's had none of these.