Ignition of the fuel-air mixture inside the cylinder of an
engine before the normal spark occurs. Preignition can be caused by
an incandescent piece of carbon or by any other sharp edge or pint
inside the cylinder that gets red-hot.
"We have made no secret of our desire to obtain the
airport so we can have more control over what happens there and
also be in a position to receive taxes on the property, which we
have never been able to do. I believe this is a very realistic
possibility now, and that the new Stratford Town Council can do
something truly great by helping to facilitate this
Source: James Miron, mayor of Stratford, CT.
Miron plans to meet Monday with Bill Finch, mayor of nearby
Bridgeport, to discuss a potential agreement for his city to
purchase the Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport.