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aerotrain

[′e·rō‚trān]
(engineering)
A train that is propelled by a fan jet engine and floats on a cushion of low-pressure air, traveling at speeds up to 267 miles (430 kilometers) per hour.
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The original system O&M contract was for five years, and the new contract includes the operations and maintenance of the AeroTrain for an additional ten years.
The AeroTrain APM system in operation at Washington Dulles International Airport has a route length of 4.4 miles (approx.
Aerotrain, outline application for erection of six |residential units and demolition of existing outbuilding, Tam House, 49 Brow Road, Paddock.
Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Ab Aziz Kaprawi said the upgrading plan, expected to be completed within the next five years, would also involve the aerotrain replacement programme using latest technology.
'MAHB believes the key factors causing KLIA to steadily lose its position as one of the top airports was due to frequent disruption of its aerotrain services and baggage handling system.
* Aerotrain Ltd, change of use of landlord's flat (first floor to * SB Homes Ltd, 36 new houses comprising 28 houses, seven flats and one maisonette, together with new access road and open space, land at * B Cooper, extension and re-grading of riding arena, 15 Headwall Green, Bolster Moor.
The aerotrain services at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) were disrupted again for a brief period this morning due to 'emergency maintenance works'.
It is also seeking to develop its baggage handling system and the aerotrain, also raising efficiency of boarding gates and apron parking.
This included quicker time for luggage coming out of airport carousels, aerotrain services as well as compensation over flight delays, Azmir Zain, Chief Operating Officer of the Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM), said.
Item #1: Aircraft Data Bus Trainer (Ref: AeroTrain Model # AT-06)
Contractor shall provide all material, labor, equipment and testing for a 3-stop Electric Traction Passenger Elevator along with ancillary equipment and finishes at the Concourse C AeroTrain Station at Washington Dulles International Airport.
Due to expected congestion at Immigration counters, the Aerotrains and security check-points, we also strongly advise passengers to allow enough time from check-in to boarding to avoid missing flights.