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Synonyms for landing

an intermediate platform in a staircase

structure providing a place where boats can land people or goods

the act of coming down to the earth (or other surface)

the act of coming to land after a voyage

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And OLS will allow landing capabilities anywhere," said James McDowell, the AALC program manager.
Second, and more important, could helmets cause injuries when vaulters land properly in the landing mat?
Videotape of the landing shows the orbiter bouncing off its main landing gear back into the air and then coming back down and bouncing again before it finally touched down for the last time.
It was a picture-perfect landing,'' NASA Dryden Flight Research Center spokesman Alan Brown said.
Again, the X-35B performed flawlessly, and the vertical landing was extraordinarily smooth and easy,'' said Simon Hargreaves of BAE SYSTEMS, chief test pilot for the X-35B.
Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn's Landing has one presidential suite, two VIP suites, five conference suites and five junior suites.
But once the problem arose, the Piper had to be diverted back to Burbank for its landing because Van Nuys officials were dealing with a biplane that crash-landed on its nose, Geere said.
Textron Systems' MMLS is the world's only mobile microwave landing system in production today.
I have been on much rougher landings with both sets of landing gears.
Textron Systems announced today that it delivered its first Mobile Microwave Landing System (MMLS) to the Italian Ministry of Defense (Ministero Della Difesa).
You lose a portion of the buffer zone then you have more balls landing on private property than what you have today," he explained.
9, 1998--Textron Systems announced today, it has entered into an agreement with Alcatel Air Navigation Systems of Stuttgart, Germany to jointly market both companies' ground-based microwave landing systems in Germany.