waverider

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waverider

[′wāv‚rīd·ər]
(aerospace engineering)
A supersonic or hypersonic vehicle that has an attached shock wave along its entire leading edge, so that the vehicle appears to be riding on the top of its shock wave.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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"Guests also now receive much more for their money than ever before, with a range of amazing experiences now included in the ticket such as the new Shark and Ray Feeding Shows, Dolphin Educational Performances at Dolphin Bay and unlimited rides on the new Surf's Up wave rider, a fun-filled surfing attraction, at Wavehouse," he noted.
Other hi-tech attractions include the Cyber Jumper and the Wave Rider. The centre also boasts a 5D theatre along with Happy and Family Swing - all promising hours of enjoyment for the whole family.
The official handing over of the two wave rider inshore patrol crafts took place on Friday during the two-day official visit of Vice-President Vincent Meriton to Sri Lanka, the news agency quoted the Seychelles Nation newspaper as saying.
Female surfer airlifted to hospital after nasty crash with another wave rider
It had also drawn up a proposal to create a major sports and music park with zip wires, indoor skiing, a wave rider, bungee jumping, lodges, hotels and a campsite.
I got so scared I fell off the wave rider and yelled for everyone to get to safety.
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While there's no flying in camp Quidditch, the campers started off their experience at Diagon Alley, where they gathered up all their necessary camp supplies, including a wand, and then headed off to a sorting ceremony, where the 156 campers were sorted into different, multiage houses: Phoenix Fire, Wind Horse, Wave Rider and Stone Dragon.
In addition, CORE has many physical assets including two research vessels under the management of UNH, a dedicated dock and launching facility, several onsite mooring components and a wave rider buoy to collect environmental data for detailed site information.
They were measured by devices called wave rider buoys, that were installed off north-west Lewis as part of a renewable energy project.
On the site there's a whole range of pool activities, from Learn2Swim for the little ones to Aqua Scooters and Wave Rider for the more confident.