agricultural aircraft


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agricultural aircraft

[¦ag·rə¦kəl·chə·rəl ′er‚kraft]
(aerospace engineering)
Aircraft adapted or designed for use in agriculture and forestry.
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In this context, this research by the Brazilian Aeronautical Registry (RAB), National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) and Investigation and Prevention of Aviation Accidents Center (CENIPA) depicts the recent Brazilian profile of agricultural aircraft and accidents caused in this category.
The images below were obtained using a Sofradir Electrophysics PV-320T thermal imaging camera on an Air Tractor 402B agricultural aircraft.
in conjunction with the California Agricultural Aircraft Association (CAAA), the Kern County Agricultural Commissioner's Office and Inland Crop Dusters.
In March 1998, a commercial-certified pilot aged 50 years with 14,246 hours of flight time left a private airfield in an agricultural aircraft with a load of defoliant at 5:54 a.
The Air Tractor 802 is the largest agricultural aircraft in production and the most successful single-engine firefighting aircraft.
The company currently supports over fifty agricultural aircraft in the country and brings more than 80 years agricultural aviation experience to the region.
The apps can be used with a smartphone and accessed in the field or in the cockpit of agricultural aircraft.
This suggests derivatives of basic trainers, or conversions of utility or agricultural aircraft.
Thomson, located in the ARS Application and Production Technology Research Unit in Stoneville, Mississippi, is applying remote sensing technology using agricultural aircraft to projects as diverse as managing crop water stress, controlling invasive imported fire ants, and producing catfish.
Beck will present Weatherly Aircraft Company in Beijing, China on July 28 to underscore the advantages of its agricultural aircraft in serving and accelerating agricultural production in Asia, which is expected to increase significantly over the next decade and represent an important market opportunity for aerial spray aircraft.
Newer agricultural aircraft are turboprops which carry significantly payloads and require

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