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Synonyms for cowl

protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine

a loose hood or hooded robe (as worn by a monk)

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cover with or as with a cowl

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The Airbus A320-family Flight Crew Operating Manual Standard Operating for the exterior walk-around includes a check on each engine that the fan cowl doors are closed and latched.
The report said: "Subsequent investigation revealed that the fan cowl doors on both engines were left unlatched during maintenance and this was not identified prior to aircraft departure.
The AAIB said it had been provided with photographs of the aircraft taken prior to take-off which showed the fan cowl doors unlatched on both engines.
Plymouth city council said: "There is a care plan in place to ensure the remaining resident at Frank Cowl House is well looked after.
Under a strategic service agreement with Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO) the manufacturer can now offer repair capabilities on the Trent 700 inlet cowl in Hong Kong as well as its Belfast and Dallas MRO facilities.
Sgt Cowl said: "It was fantastic to see the people of Chelmsley Wood turn out in force to support the Fun Day.
What does it do: Friar's Cowl, like most members of the Aracaceae, contains Calcium oxalates, known as raphides, which are tiny, needle like crystals that cause severe irritation on contact with the eyes and mucous membranes, and in some cases where the juice has been ingested will cause the tongue to swell dramatically, that can in rare cases, lead to suffocation.
Strut Fan Cowl Support Beam for the Boeing 737 Hitchcock Industries, Inc.
During its venerable lifetime, the theater was also home to more legitimate hits, with stars such as David Warfield, Jane Cowl, George Arliss, Mrs.
When it gets cold the cowl is extremely tight, and it gets better the warmer I get it; it becomes more flexible.
Flattering cowl necks, like this, drape at the chest and elongate the upper body.
Sgt Mark Cowl said the local bobbies relied on helpful tip-offs from concerned neighbours who believed cannabis plants were being grown or sold near their homes.
Primary activities being performed in Singapore include the engine nacelle's fan cowl doors, inlet outer barrels and thrust reverser outer cowl design and analysis.
Goodrich Corporation (NYSE:GR), a supplier of systems and services to the aerospace and defence industry, has been given FAA Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for its lightweight and durable fan cowl design, for V2500-A5 engine nacelles.