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airspeed

the speed of an aircraft relative to the air in which it moves

airspeed

[′er‚spēd]
(aerospace engineering)
The speed of an airborne object relative to the atmosphere; in a calm atmosphere, airspeed equals ground speed.
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Rafael said Airspeed is proof that in an industry where men make most of the deals and decisions, women's visions and perspectives are just as valued, judging by the company's rapid rise.
Having a majority of women leaders makes a difference in the way Airspeed does its business.
Steve Barlow, Airspeed Managing Director, said; In recent years, we have evolved our aerospace background to roll out lightweight structural composites for the Collins class submarines and local warship programmes.
We believe this will bridge the gap, making delivery services more accessible and convenient for small online sellers, for those living in far-flung areas, or simply for those who are busy and are seldom never home," says Rosemarie Rafael, chairman and president for Airspeed. The delivery service will also benefit kababayans abroadnamely in the Los Angeles, Ventura, and San Diego counties.
For instance, my Cessna encountered problems when the primary airspeed sensor, called a "pitot tube," froze in cold air.
Lion Air's first two attempts to address the airspeed indicator problem didn't work, and for the Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane's second-to-last flight on Oct.
"We are formulating with Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (NTSB) and Boeing for detailed inspections regarding the airspeed indicator," said Soerjanto Tjahjono, head of the NTSB in Jakarta.
Investigators have not disclosed any reports of other airspeed failures on the aircraft.
Describe your first encounter with AIRSpeed/CPI: "Once in a while, we get lucky enough to be able to get green-belt trained, which is a week of training where we learn what AIRSpeed is about (specifically, Lean Six Sigma, theory of constraints, those ideologies), and I really enjoyed them.
First is that the zero airspeed is not just from the pitot-static issues.
To do this, AIRSpeed and food service personnel waited in lines themselves.
But what if you wanted to buy a pair of G5s or D10As and place them side-by-side in the panel and ditch the airspeed and altimeter instruments?