range control


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range control

[′rānj kən‚trōl]
(aerospace engineering)
The operation of an aircraft to obtain the optimum flying time.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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He also instructed to activate inter connection and links between Range Control Room, District Control Rooms and Wireless Control of Police Stations in the range.
Mr Lawson ended up firing the main gun, but Lt Col Ridgway, accepting "fault" for an oversight, said he only told his second in command - who was then off-site that day - of his order, and not the range control officer.
In addition, he directed, "Unnecessary or outdated range control measures that inhibit realism will be eliminated through coordination with installation range control and safety personnel." In part, Abrams speaks of the responsibility of leaders to incorporate range safety deviations to increase realism.
Normal inner range control of the Gmax was taken into consideration when participants had successfully completed the movement twice.
If you still get a "no" from range control, ask what it takes to get a "yes." Maybe you need to take smaller steps; allow senior leaders time to become comfortable with one idea before taking another step forward.
He is a graduate of the following courses: Airborne, Joint Fires Observer, Inter-Service Resident Range Safety, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Range Control Staff.
The graduation ceremony began with a recitation from the Holy Quran, followed by the speech delivered by the Commandant of the Training School in which he welcomed the Staff Director lauding his patronage of this graduation stressing the importance of professional officers training and qualifications on various programmes, weaponry and range control to boost combat readiness in their units.
Meanwhile, the satellite images for October showed six ZPU-4s lined up between the range control and viewing gallery, plus a line of troops or equipment, five trucks, a trailer and bus.
You are way off!" boomed over the radio from range control. My stomach jumped into my throat.
Special driving features include a rain sensor with automatic headlight activation, Adaptive Headlights including cornering light, variable headlight distribution and adaptive headlight range control for city and motorway driving.
Session 22 describes how to create and interpret various tools of quality such as Mean Control Chart, Range Control Chart, Standard Deviation Control Chart, Proportion Control Chart and Pareto Control Chart.