Wed, Jan 18, 2012
Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms,
names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that
populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed
wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.
Aero-Terms should serve as a quick but intriguing reminder of
the terms you may use every day, or an introduction to an aspects
of the Aero-World you may not yet be familiar with. ANN also
encourages readers to go beyond the FMI link, and further research
any intriguing terms.
Suggestions for future Aero-Terms are
ALWAYS welcome, as are additions or
discussion of the explanations given for each Aero-Term.
Any airport that does not sell Jet-A fuel for fixed-wing
turbine-powered aircraft, and primarily serves fixed-wing,
piston-powered aircraft. Incidental use of the airport by
turbine-powered, fixed-wing aircraft would not affect this
designation. However, such aircraft should not be based at the
airport. (AC 150/5200-33A)
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