known aircraft

known aircraft

Aircraft whose movements have been relayed to ATS (air traffic services). Also called known traffic.
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responsible for downing fifty-four known aircraft. Imports of equipment
Air Traffic Control reported that there were no known aircraft movements over the area at the time.
The case would be the first known aircraft accident to be caused by a drone, though the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has long expressed concern about the possibility of such interference from consumer devices.
Somewhere, I give vectors to a few other, known aircraft (which may or may not involve corrections from my instructor).
The final resting place of that Bearcat--or, more precisely, the attempt to verify its final resting place--was the reason an underwater archaeologist from Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) and three volunteer divers working with the Institute of Maritime History (IMH) found themselves on the Chesapeake Bay June 10, chugging toward the location where a known aircraft, suspected to be the Bearcat, lies submerged and relatively intact in the murky depths.
One of the largest known aircraft models in the world, the Emirates A380 model at London Heathrow's roundabout is built to an exact 1:3 scale of a real A380 aircraft.
Nicknamed the Maid of Harlech it is one of the only known aircraft of its type still surviving substantially intact and is of international significance.
Other well known aircraft manufacturers such as Gloucester and Avro were absorbed by Armstrong Siddeley which itself subsequently became part of the Hawker Siddeley group in 1935.
It was stated that a "UFOB" was "any airborne object which by performance, aerodynamic characteristics, or unusual features, does not conform to any presently known aircraft or missile type, or which cannot be positively identified as a familiar object." As originally defined, the term was restricted to those fraction of cases which remained unidentified after investigation, with USAF interest being for potential national security reasons and/or "technical aspects." During the late 1940s and through the 1950s, UFOs were often referred to popularly as "flying saucers" or "flying discs".
Ad-hoc charter companies may just decide to hire a fixed number of crew per aircraft, but for the purposes of this article we shall just concentrate on airlines with a known aircraft schedule.
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Mena region, has been recognised by well known aircraft manufacturer Airbus for achieving the highest level of operational utilisation in the world.