takeoff


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Synonyms for takeoff

the act of rising in flight

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a usually amusing caricature of another

Synonyms for takeoff

a departure

the initial ascent of an airplane as it becomes airborne

a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way

humorous or satirical mimicry

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Muraki Y, Ae M, Koyama H, Yokozawa T, 2008, Joint torque and power of the takeoff leg in the long jump, International Journal of Sport and Health Science, 6:21-32
Dash 2 had not switched the primary radio to departure as instructed by tower after takeoff clearance.
1994) Mathematical model of the takeoff phase in the pole vault.
If you go above V1 and abort the takeoff, there is insufficient roomat the end of the runway and there is the chance of going off the end of the runway at a very fast speed and things can then go very badly wrong.
Monday's problems reduced the number of landings and takeoffs to about 60 an hour.
The inherent design of the craft necessitating a high angle at takeoff is problem enough, but the fact that extra time is needed for takeoff and landing compounds the problem, making these even more risky.
But until a year or so ago, Timberline didn't have an interface that let builders easily move takeoff data from On-Screen into Timberline's estimating software.
Principle 5: Solicit student feedback prior to course takeoff.
Because of "brownout" conditions caused by sandstorms common in the area, the briefing items included an instrument takeoff.
In referring to chronic weight problems with the short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) version of the JSF, the secretary said, ".
The MyTravel pilot aborted takeoff and performed an emergency stop of his Airbus A321 craft.
To prepare for takeoff, have your class create a giant data table.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737, was carrying 103 people on a scheduled flight from Tamanrasset to Algiers when it crashed shortly after takeoff at Tamanrasset airport.
An Air Algerie Boeing 737 crashes minutes after takeoff from Tamanrasset, an airport deep in the Sahara Desert, killing 102 people on board, including 7 French citizens.
Transfluid Industrial Transmissions in Pero, Italy, designed its model HFO hydraulic-actuated power takeoff to convert the energy of high-speed industrial engines up to 1,100 horsepower into mechanical muscle for chippers, grinders, and the like.