alternate air

alternate air

An alternate source of air for fuel-air mixture. Such a source is needed when normal air intake is blocked for any reason, such as ice clogging the air-intake screen.
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Static lines must be connected from the instruments to the static port with no discontinuity, no cracks, no broken moisture traps and no leaking alternate air ports.
On the technical side it is the accepted norm that for all international flights it is a mandatory requirement to include a nominated diversion or an alternate air field, in case the aircraft is unable to land at its planned destination for some unforeseen reason which can be diverse.
As we practiced the buddy system--a way to use alternate air sources--a turtle hovered at our sides; I was lost in wonder, only to find Christina pulling my hand reminding me I was running out of air.
Ghaith Al Ghaith, CEO of flydubai, said: Eoe1/4EoWe are delighted to be able to strengthen our ties by providing an alternate air travel option and the best low-cost air service between Oman and Dubai at the lowest prices.
Improved buddy skills and alternate air sources address out of air situations and eliminate negative outcomes.
Some of their tasks included tracking and supporting all Joint operations with appropriate munitions requirements; evaluating primary and alternate air and sea ports of debarkation for ability to support munitions movements based on possible scenarios; ensuring host nation support for security, fuel, and vehicles for passenger and cargo movement; creating beddown maps for personnel, equipment and aircraft; tracking daily theater-wide fuel requirements for all Joint forces; evaluating ramp space at all bases to ensure parking availability for aircraft beddown; and addressing the possible use of alternate fuels.
The safety grille is excellent keeping out prying little kids' fingers and the three-speed control lets you your alternate air blast.
We check our radios, first-aid kit, flares, smokes, alternate air source, personal flotation collar--everything that will keep us alive and aid in our rescue, should the situation demand it.
The US military has an alternate air command centre at Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar, just a few miles from the Central Command headquarters at Camp As Sayliyah where Gen.
Knowing he had no oxygen equipment and the plane's only de-icing equipment was alternate air and pitot heater, he didn't use his old noggin when he decided to plow through the soup toward his destination.
Two other divisions of Deutsche Post DHL DHL Global Forwarding and DHL Global Mail are using alternate air freight routes to keep shipments moving.
You see, "Runup" on the paper, so you set the power, check the mags, cycle the carb heat or open the alternate air, cycle the prop and check the ammeter and vacuum meter.