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.
Low pressure systems that originate in the panhandle region of
Texas and Oklahoma which initially move east and then "hook" or
recurve more northeast toward the upper Midwest or Great Lakes
region. In winter, these systems usually deposit heavy snows north
of their surface track. Thunderstorms may be found south of the