10 relations: Ballistic parachute, Code of Federal Regulations, Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Aviation Regulations, Knot (unit), Stall (fluid mechanics), Ultralight aviation, Ultralight trike, USUA, Vehicle.
A ballistic parachute, ballistic reserve parachute, or emergency ballistic reserve parachute, is a parachute ejected from its casing by a small explosion, much like that used in an ejection seat.
The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) is the codification of the general and permanent rules and regulations (sometimes called administrative law) published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the federal government of the United States.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States is a national authority with powers to regulate all aspects of civil aviation.
The Federal Aviation Regulations, or FARs, are rules prescribed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) governing all aviation activities in the United States.
The knot is a unit of speed equal to one nautical mile per hour, exactly 1.852 km/h (approximately 1.15078 mph).
In fluid dynamics, a stall is a reduction in the lift coefficient generated by a foil as angle of attack increases.
Ultralight aviation (called microlight aviation in some countries) is the flying of lightweight, 1- or 2-seat fixed-wing aircraft.
An ultralight trike is a type of powered hang glider where flight control is by weight-shift.
The United States Ultralight Association (USUA) is a non-profit organization that endeavors to support ultralight aviation and ultralight aircraft It is the oldest ultralight organization in the US, formed after motors began appearing on hang gliders in the early 1980s.
A vehicle (from vehiculum) is a machine that transports people or cargo.