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the act of rising in flight

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the initial ascent of a rocket from its launching pad

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Brazil striker Wesley (left) scored his first goal to condemn Everton to It's lift-off for Villans their first defeat of the new campaign.
Of the said period, about 19.6 minutes is spent from the closing of doors to the "blocks off" or the time the aircraft vacates the parking position, while 46.6 minutes from the blocks off to the lift-off. The hour-long stay on the tarmac was observed to have pushed Cebu Pacific's OTP to an average of 51.16 percent, with lows of around 30 percent in March.
The rocket carrying Chandrayaan-2 is expected to lift-off from SDSC.
'The port must also have a comprehensive strategy such as lower lift-on lift-off fees, logistics services, strengthening management efficiency .?.?.
About Lift-Off Film Festivals: The Lift-Off Global Network is an organization encompassing worldwide live screening events, distribution initiatives, a seasonal awards ceremony, and an ever growing and active community of indie film creators.
The laser system can be used for a variety of applications, such as device lift-off from glass and sapphire substrates in semiconductor manufacturing as well as OLED and microLED display manufacturing.
The firm then issued a written statement that both of mission's payloads achieved orbit, around three hours after lift-off. It turns out that none of the downrange tracking stations primed to receive telemetry from the Ariane 5 established contact with the rocket.
The Atlas V rocket used the Russian-built RD-180 first-stage engine during the lift-off at 3:28 a.m.
Although there have been other airborne incidents before and since, this event comes to mind for many people in motorsports when discussing aerodynamic lift-off of race vehicles.
It is based on the now well-known influence of equivalence ratio in the lift-off region on soot production.
The cash goes into a budget pot of PS138,000 of development funding, which will give the project lift-off.
THE LOCAL stock market opened the week in an upbeat mood on rising bets that the US interest rate lift-off won't happen for the rest of the year.
Tokyo: Japan on Sunday successfully launched a back-up spy satellite, its aerospace agency said, after cancelling an earlier lift-off due to bad weather.
The Egyptian short film "The Visit", directed by Mohamed Karim, has been selected to be screened at the Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival.