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.
A device in a hydraulic system that automatically shuts off the
flow of fluid if a line breaks. There are two types of hydraulic
fuses: one shuts off the flow after a certain volume of fluid
flows, the other type shuts off the flow anytime the rate of flow