time separation

time separation

[′tīm ‚sep·ə‚rā·shən]
(aerospace engineering)
The time interval between adjacent aircraft flying approximately the same path.
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"This context, together with the congestion experienced on these routes means that, particularly at peak hours, distances significantly exceed the maximum 30 minutes travelling time separation requirement and the needs of motorists, commercial drivers and their passengers are not being adequately met within the area."
At the same time separation is delayed, the greater energy in the air moving over the wing or control surface helps maintain the surface's effectiveness.
Joint Publication (JP) 3-09.3, Close Air Support, describes four ways to deconflict air: lateral separation, altitude separation, altitude and lateral separation, and time separation, which requires the most detailed coordination.
For example, a lengthy time separation between performing the Muller's maneuver and performing the NPSG could reduce the correlation coefficient.
As part of the FAA task force study on airport capacity and delays, Igal developed an analytical model to determine time separation requirements for airspace intersections.
An initial set of 5 observations was acquired with the Sierra Stars Observatory Network (SSON) (2) remotely operated 0.61m f/10 Cassegrain telescope (IAU code G68) on 2010 November 03 with exposure times of 30 seconds each and time separation of 15 minutes (i.e.
Time separation requires advance planning, if the use of (possibly crowded) assembly areas is to be avoided.
Dr Rebecka Meyers, the hospital's chief of paediat-ric surgery, said she believes this will be the first time separation surgery has been attempted on twins with a shared kidney.
Dr Rebecka Meyers, the hospital's chief of paediatric surgery, said she believes this will be the first time separation surgery has been attempted on twins with a shared kidney.
DGD is the time separation or delay between two polarization states of the transmission links at the receiver.
"That's a big time separation, especially for the subjects you don't use on a day-to-day basis in your life or on your job," he said.