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deicing

[dē′īs·iŋ]
(engineering)
The removal of ice deposited on any object, especially as applied to aircraft icing, by heating, chemical treatment, and mechanical rupture of the ice deposit.

deicing

Removing ice from aircraft by mechanical, thermal, electrical, or chemical means.
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Caption: A line-up of the newly delivered Vestergaard BETA NG de-icing vehicles at Philadelphia International Airport.
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This report provides a detailed market analysis and forecast for the aircraft de-icing market for the commercial and military aviation industries.
Mechanics should also disconnect them as soon as you're done de-icing.
It provides ramp services, passenger services, load control, de-icing and aircraft cleaning.
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Dnata recently commenced de-icing activities at Zurich Airport and now provides this service at both Swiss airports.
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