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Air France Flight 447

Index Air France Flight 447

Air France Flight 447 (AF447/AFR447) was a scheduled passenger international flight from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Paris, France, which crashed on 1 June 2009. [1]

116 relations: ACARS, Adam Air Flight 574, Aeroperú Flight 603, Afriqiyah Airways Flight 771, Air Algérie Flight 5017, Air data inertial reference unit, Air France, Air France accidents and incidents, Air India Flight 855, Airbus A330, Airbus Industrie Flight 129, Aircraft upset, Aircrash Confidential, Alain Bouillard, Alan Bullard, Analysis of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 satellite communications, Automation, Autonomous underwater vehicle, Aviation accidents and incidents, Aviation safety, Bayesian search theory, Benxi, Birgenair Flight 301, Brazilian Air Force, Brazilian corvette Caboclo (V19), Brazilian frigate Constituição (F42), Brazilian patrol boat Grajaú (P40), Brazilian tanker Almirante Gastão Motta (G23), Breguet Atlantic, Caspian Airlines Flight 7908, Crew resource management, Cumulonimbus and aviation, Curse of the Braganzas, Deaths in June 2009, Directorate-General for External Security, Eithne, Fatma Ceren Necipoğlu, Fernando de Noronha, Fernando de Noronha Airport, Flight recorder, Flying Tiger Line Flight 739, Footprints (poem), French frigate Ventôse, French ship Pourquoi Pas? (2005), French submarine Émeraude (S604), HMS Brazen (F91), Honeywell Aerospace, House of Orléans-Braganza, Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501, Intertropical Convergence Zone, ..., Izabela Maria Furtado Kestler, JACDEC, Jeff Wise, June 1, List of accidents and incidents involving airliners by location, List of accidents and incidents involving commercial aircraft, List of accidents and incidents involving the Airbus A330, List of aircraft accidents and incidents resulting in at least 50 fatalities, List of aircraft by tail number, List of fatalities from aviation accidents, List of Mayday episodes, Lycée Notre Dame de Sion Istanbul, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Maya-Maya Airport, Microsleep, Mode (computer interface), MV Alucia, N'Djamena International Airport, National day of mourning, Nautile, Nelson Jobim, Nick Ross, Northwest Airlines Flight 253, Octavio Augusto Ceva Antunes, Pablo Dreyfus, Paris Air Show, Phoenix International Holdings, Pilot error, Pitot tube, Pitot-static system, Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, Prince Antônio of Orléans-Braganza, Prince Pedro Luiz of Orléans-Braganza, Prince Rafael of Orléans-Braganza, REMUS (AUV), Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago, Saratov Airlines Flight 703, Search and rescue, Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Side-stick, Silvio Barbato, St. Elmo's fire, Stall (fluid mechanics), System accident, Timeline of Brazilian history, Toby Stephens, Towed pinger locator, Underwater locator beacon, Union de Transports Aériens, Venetian National Party, Vernon L. Grose, VP-5, Westland Lynx, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, XL Airways Germany Flight 888T, Yemenia Flight 626, Yoke (aeronautics), 1992–93 Coupe de France, 2000s (decade), 2009, 2009 Air France Airbus A330 crash, 2009 in aviation, 2009 in France, 2011 in aviation, 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup qualification. Expand index (66 more) »

ACARS

In aviation, ACARS (an acronym for aircraft communications addressing and reporting system) is a digital datalink system for transmission of short messages between aircraft and ground stations via airband radio or satellite.

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Adam Air Flight 574

Adam Air Flight 574 (KI574 or DHI574) was a scheduled domestic passenger flight operated by Adam Air between the Indonesian cities of Surabaya and Manado that broke up in mid-air and crashed into the Makassar Strait near Polewali in Sulawesi on 1 January 2007.

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Aeroperú Flight 603

Aeroperú Flight 603 was a scheduled flight from Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida (KMIA) to Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport in Santiago, Chile (SCEL), with stopover in Peru.

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Afriqiyah Airways Flight 771

Afriqiyah Airways Flight 771 was a scheduled international Afriqiyah Airways passenger flight that crashed on 12 May 2010 at about 06:01 local time (04:01 UTC) on approach to Tripoli International Airport.

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Air Algérie Flight 5017

Air Algérie Flight 5017 (AH5017/DAH5017) was a scheduled international passenger flight from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, to Algiers, Algeria, which crashed in Mali, near Gossi, on 24 July 2014.

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Air data inertial reference unit

An air data inertial reference unit (ADIRU) is a key component of the integrated air data inertial reference system (ADIRS), which supplies air data (airspeed, angle of attack and altitude) and inertial reference (position and attitude) information to the pilots' electronic flight instrument system displays as well as other systems on the aircraft such as the engines, autopilot, aircraft flight control system and landing gear systems.

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Air France

Air France (formally Société Air France, S.A.), stylized as AIRFRANCE, is the French flag carrier headquartered in Tremblay-en-France.

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Air France accidents and incidents

Air France has been in operation since 1933.

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Air India Flight 855

Air India Flight 855 was a scheduled passenger flight that crashed during the evening of New Year's Day 1978 about off the coast of Bandra, Mumbai.

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Airbus A330

The Airbus A330 is a medium- to long-range wide-body twin-engine jet airliner made by Airbus.

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Airbus Industrie Flight 129

Airbus Industrie Flight 129 was an Airbus Industrie A330-321 test flight that ended in a crash on at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport, killing all seven people aboard.

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Aircraft upset

Aircraft upset is a dangerous condition in aircraft operations in which the flight attitude or airspeed of an aircraft is outside the normal bounds of operation for which it is designed.

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Aircrash Confidential

Aircrash Confidential (also known as Air Crash Confidential) is a television series produced by WMR Productions and IMG Entertainment.

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Alain Bouillard

Alain Claude Michel Bouillard is a French former investigator, for the French government agency BEA, of aircraft crashes, and was the chief investigator for the 2000 Concorde crash (Air France Flight 4590) and the Air France Flight 447 incident.

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Alan Bullard

Alan Bullard (born 4 August 1947) is a British composer, known mainly for his choral and educational music.

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Analysis of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 satellite communications

The analysis of communications between Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 and Inmarsat's satellite telecommunication network provide the only source of information about Flight 370's location and possible in-flight events after it disappeared from radar coverage at 2:22 Malaysia Standard Time (MYT) on 8 March 2014 (17:22 UTC, 7 March), one hour after communication with air traffic control ended and the aircraft departed from its planned flight path while over the South China Sea.

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Automation

Automation is the technology by which a process or procedure is performed without human assistance.

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Autonomous underwater vehicle

An autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is a robot that travels underwater without requiring input from an operator.

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Aviation accidents and incidents

An aviation accident is defined by the Convention on International Civil Aviation Annex 13 as an occurrence associated with the operation of an aircraft, which takes place between the time any person boards the aircraft with the intention of flight until all such persons have disembarked, where a person is fatally or seriously injured, the aircraft sustains damage or structural failure or the aircraft is missing or is completely inaccessible.

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Aviation safety

Aviation safety means the state of an aviation system or organization in which risks associated with aviation activities, related to, or in direct support of the operation of aircraft, are reduced and controlled to an acceptable level.

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Bayesian search theory

Bayesian search theory is the application of Bayesian statistics to the search for lost objects.

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Benxi

Benxi is a prefecture-level city located in the east of Liaoning province, People's Republic of China, south-southeast of the provincial capital Shenyang.

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Birgenair Flight 301

Birgenair Flight 301 was a flight chartered by Turkish-managed Birgenair partner Alas Nacionales from Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic to Frankfurt, Germany, via Gander, Canada, and Berlin, Germany.

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Brazilian Air Force

The Brazilian Air Force (Força Aérea Brasileira, FAB) is the air branch of the Brazilian Armed Forces and one of the three national uniformed services.

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Brazilian corvette Caboclo (V19)

Cv Caboclo (V19) is an of the Brazilian Navy.

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Brazilian frigate Constituição (F42)

The F Constituição (F42) is a Niteroi class frigate of the Brazilian Navy.

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Brazilian patrol boat Grajaú (P40)

NPa Grajaú (P40) is a Grajaú-class patrol boat of the Brazilian Navy.

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Brazilian tanker Almirante Gastão Motta (G23)

NT Almirante Gastão Motta is an Almirante Gastão Motta-class replenishment oiler of the Brazilian Navy.

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Breguet Atlantic

The Breguet Br.1150 Atlantic is a long-range maritime patrol aircraft designed and manufactured by Breguet Aviation.

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Caspian Airlines Flight 7908

Caspian Airlines Flight 7908 was a scheduled commercial flight from Tehran, Iran, to Yerevan, Armenia, that crashed near the village of Jannatabad, outside the city of Qazvin in north-western Iran, on 15 July 2009.

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Crew resource management

Crew resource management or cockpit resource management (CRM) is a set of training procedures for use in environments where human error can have devastating effects.

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Cumulonimbus and aviation

Numerous accidents have occurred in the vicinity of thunderstorms.

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Curse of the Braganzas

King John IV of Portugal, the first Braganza to reign. The Curse of the Braganzas (in Portuguese a Maldição dos Braganças) is a myth, referred to in several historical chronicles, concerning the House of Braganza, that ruled the Kingdom of Portugal (1640–1910), the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves (1815–1822) and the Empire of Brazil (1822–1889) and, therefore, all the Portuguese Overseas Empire.

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Deaths in June 2009

The following is a list of deaths in June 2009.

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Directorate-General for External Security

The General Directorate for External Security (Direction générale de la sécurité extérieure, DGSE) is France's external intelligence agency.

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Eithne

Eithne is a female personal name of Irish origin.

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Fatma Ceren Necipoğlu

Fatma Ceren Necipoğlu (18 January 1972 – 1 June 2009) was a Turkish harpist and university lecturer for piano and harp.

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Fernando de Noronha

Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago of 21 islands and islets in the Atlantic Ocean, offshore from the Brazilian coast.

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Fernando de Noronha Airport

Gov.

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Flight recorder

A flight recorder is an electronic recording device placed in an aircraft for the purpose of facilitating the investigation of aviation accidents and incidents.

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Flying Tiger Line Flight 739

Flying Tiger Line Flight 739 was a Lockheed L-1049 Super Constellation propliner chartered by the United States military that disappeared on March 16, 1962, over the Western Pacific Ocean.

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Footprints (poem)

"Footprints", also known as "Footprints in the Sand", is a popular allegorical text written in prose.

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French frigate Ventôse

Ventôse is a light monitoring frigate ("frégate de surveillance") of the French Marine Nationale.

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French ship Pourquoi Pas? (2005)

Pourquoi Pas? (Why Not?) is a research vessel built in Saint-Nazaire, France by Alstom Marine for IFREMER and the French Navy.

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French submarine Émeraude (S604)

L'Émeraude is a nuclear attack submarine from the first generation of attack submarines of the French Navy.

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HMS Brazen (F91)

HMS Brazen was a Type 22 frigate of the Royal Navy.

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Honeywell Aerospace

Honeywell Aerospace is a manufacturer of aircraft engines and avionics, as well as a producer of auxiliary power units (APUs) and other aviation products.

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House of Orléans-Braganza

The House of Orléans-Braganza (Portuguese: Casa de Orleães-Bragança) is a imperial and royal house, of French and Brazilian origin.

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Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501

Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501 (QZ8501/AWQ8501) was a scheduled international passenger flight, operated by AirAsia Group affiliate Indonesia AirAsia, from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore.

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Intertropical Convergence Zone

The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), known by sailors as the doldrums, is the area encircling Earth near the Equator, where the northeast and southeast trade winds converge.

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Izabela Maria Furtado Kestler

Izabela Maria Furtado Kestler (June 20, 1959 – June 1, 2009) was a Brazilian professor of German studies at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.

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JACDEC

JACDEC stands for Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre, providing global safety analysis about commercial aviation since 1989.

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Jeff Wise

Jeff Wise is an American author and television journalist who currently lives in New York City.

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June 1

No description.

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List of accidents and incidents involving airliners by location

This list of accidents and incidents on airliners by location summarizes airline accidents by state location, airline company with flight number, date, and cause.

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List of accidents and incidents involving commercial aircraft

This article is a list of accidents and incidents involving commercial aircraft and is grouped by the years in which the accidents and incidents occurred.

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List of accidents and incidents involving the Airbus A330

The Airbus A330 had been involved in 13 major aviation occurrences, including six confirmed hull-loss accidents and two hijackings, for a total of 339 fatalities.

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List of aircraft accidents and incidents resulting in at least 50 fatalities

This article lists aircraft accidents and incidents which resulted in at least 50 fatalities in a single occurrence involving commercial passenger and cargo flights, military passenger and cargo flights, or general aviation flights that have been involved in a ground or mid-air collision with either a commercial or military passenger or cargo flight.

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List of aircraft by tail number

This list is only of aircraft that have an article, indexed by aircraft registration "tail number" (civil registration or military serial number).

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List of fatalities from aviation accidents

Many notable human fatalities have resulted from aviation accidents and incidents.

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List of Mayday episodes

Mayday, known as Air Crash Investigation(s) outside of the United States and Canada and also known as Air Emergency or Air Disasters (Smithsonian Channel) in the United States, is a Canadian documentary television series produced by Cineflix that recounts air crashes, near-crashes, fires, hijackings, bombings and other mainly flight-related disasters and crises.

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Lycée Notre Dame de Sion Istanbul

Lycée Notre Dame de Sion Istanbul (Notre Dame de Sion Özel Fransız Lisesi) is a French private high school located in Harbiye, Şişli neighborhood of Istanbul, Turkey.

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Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (MH370/MAS370) was a scheduled international passenger flight operated by Malaysia Airlines that disappeared on 8 March 2014 while flying from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia, to its destination, Beijing Capital International Airport in China.

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Maya-Maya Airport

Maya–Maya Airport is the international airport of Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo.

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Microsleep

A micro-sleep (MS) is a temporary episode of sleep or drowsiness which may last for a fraction of a second or up to 30 seconds where an individual fails to respond to some arbitrary sensory input and becomes unconscious.

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Mode (computer interface)

In user interface design, a mode is a distinct setting within a computer program or any physical machine interface, in which the same user input will produce perceived results different to those that it would in other settings.

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MV Alucia

MV Alucia is a heavy lift ship with a launch platform for diving and submersible operations.

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N'Djamena International Airport

N'Djamena International Airport (مطار انجمينا الدولي) is an international airport serving N'Djamena, the capital city of Chad.

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National day of mourning

A national day of mourning is a day marked by mourning and memorial activities observed among the majority of a country's populace.

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Nautile

Nautile is a manned submersible owned by Ifremer, the French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea.

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Nelson Jobim

Nelson Azevedo Jobim (born 12 April 1946) is a Brazilian jurist and politician.

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Nick Ross

Nicholas David "Nick" Ross (born 7 August 1947) is an English radio and television presenter across the wide range of factual programmes.

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Northwest Airlines Flight 253

Northwest Airlines Flight 253 was an international passenger flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands, to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Romulus, Michigan, United States.

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Octavio Augusto Ceva Antunes

Octávio Augusto Ceva Antunes was a professor of chemistry and pharmaceutics at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro who had published over 200 scientific articles during his veteran career at the university.

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Pablo Dreyfus

Pablo Dreyfus (1969/70 – 1 June 2009) was an Argentine arms control expert that worked in South America, particularly Brazil, to help end the illegal weapons trade prevalent in South America.

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Paris Air Show

The Paris Air Show (Salon international de l'aéronautique et de l'espace de Paris-Le Bourget, Salon du Bourget) is the largest Air Show before UK's Farnborough, followed by Dubai Air Show or Singapore Airshow.

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Phoenix International Holdings

Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) is an employee owned marine services company that performs complex manned and unmanned underwater operations worldwide.

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Pilot error

Pilot error (sometimes called cockpit error) is a term used to describe a decision, action or inaction by a pilot or crew of an aircraft that is determined to be the cause of, or a contributing factor in, an accident or incident.

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Pitot tube

A Pitot tube, also known as Pitot probe, is a flow measurement device used to measure fluid flow velocity.

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Pitot-static system

A pitot-static system is a system of pressure-sensitive instruments that is most often used in aviation to determine an aircraft's airspeed, Mach number, altitude, and altitude trend.

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Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization

The Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, CTBTO Preparatory Commission or CTBTO Prep Com is an international organization based in Vienna, Austria, that is tasked with preparing the activities of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO).

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Prince Antônio of Orléans-Braganza

Prince Antônio of Orléans-Braganza (born June 24, 1950), whose baptismal name is Antônio João Maria José Jorge Miguel Gabriel Rafael Gonzaga de Orléans e Bragança e Wittelsbach, is a member of the Imperial House of Brazil.

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Prince Pedro Luiz of Orléans-Braganza

Prince Pedro Luiz of Orléans-Braganza (12 January 19831 June 2009) was the son of Prince Antônio of Orléans-Braganza, and was third in the line of succession to the former Brazilian throne, abolished in 1889.

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Prince Rafael of Orléans-Braganza

Prince Rafael of Orléans-Braganza (Rafael Antonio Maria José Francisco Miguel Gabriel Gonzaga de Orléans e Bragança e Ligne; 26 April 1986) is a member of the Imperial House of Brazil.

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REMUS (AUV)

The REMUS (Remote Environmental Monitoring UnitS) series are autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) made by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and designed by their Oceanographic Systems Lab (OSL).

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Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital

The Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital (also known as The Eye and Ear, RVEE, or RVEEH) is a public teaching hospital in Dublin, Ireland.

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Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago

The Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago (Arquipélago de São Pedro e São Paulo) is a group of 15 small islets and rocks in the central equatorial Atlantic Ocean.

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Saratov Airlines Flight 703

Saratov Airlines Flight 703 (6W703/SOV703) was a domestic passenger flight from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to Orsk Airport in Russia.

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Search and rescue

Search and rescue (SAR) is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger.

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Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

The disappearance on 8 March 2014 of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, a scheduled international passenger flight from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport, prompted a large, multinational search in Asia and the southern Indian Ocean that became the most expensive search in aviation history.

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Side-stick

A side-stick or sidestick controller is an aircraft control column (or joystick) that is located on the side console of the pilot, usually on the righthand side, or outboard on a two-seat flightdeck.

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Silvio Barbato

Silvio Sergio Bonaccorsi Barbato (11 May 19591 June 2009) was an Italian-Brazilian opera conductor and composer.

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St. Elmo's fire

St.

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Stall (fluid mechanics)

In fluid dynamics, a stall is a reduction in the lift coefficient generated by a foil as angle of attack increases.

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System accident

A system accident is an "unanticipated interaction of multiple failures" in a complex system.

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Timeline of Brazilian history

This is a timeline of Brazilian history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in Brazil and its predecessor states.

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Toby Stephens

Toby Stephens (born 21 April 1969) is an English stage, television, and film actor who has appeared in films in both Hollywood and Bollywood.

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Towed pinger locator

A towed pinger locator is a water-borne device used to locate the sonar "ping" from the underwater locator beacon which is fitted to the Cockpit Voice Recorders and Flight Data Recorders installed in commercial airliners.

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Underwater locator beacon

An underwater locator beacon (ULB) or underwater acoustic beacon, is a device fitted to aviation flight recorders such as the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) and flight data recorder (FDR).

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Union de Transports Aériens

Union de Transports Aériens (UTA), formed in 1963 as a result of a merger between Union Aéromaritime de Transport (UAT) and Transports Aériens Intercontinentaux (TAI), was the largest wholly privately owned, independentindependent from government-owned corporations airline in France.

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Venetian National Party

The Venetian National Party (Partito Nasionał Veneto, PNV) was a Venetist, separatist and libertarian political party active in Veneto, Lombardy and Friuli-Venezia Giulia.

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Vernon L. Grose

Vernon Leslie Grose (born June 27, 1928) is an American author, professor, aerospace engineer, air disaster analyst, risk management expert, and former member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

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VP-5

Patrol Squadron FIVE (VP-5) is a long-lived maritime patrol squadron of the United States Navy.

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Westland Lynx

The Westland Lynx is a British multi-purpose military helicopter designed and built by Westland Helicopters at its factory in Yeovil.

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI, acronym pronounced) is a private, nonprofit research and higher education facility dedicated to the study of all aspects of marine science and engineering and to the education of marine researchers.

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XL Airways Germany Flight 888T

XL Airways Germany Flight 888T (GXL888T) was an Airbus A320 which crashed into the Mediterranean Sea, 7 km off Canet-en-Roussillon on the French coast, close to the Spanish border, on 27 November 2008.

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Yemenia Flight 626

Yemenia Flight 626 was an Airbus A310-324 twin-engine jet airliner, operated by Yemenia, flying a scheduled international service from Sana'a, Yemen, to Moroni, Comoros, that crashed on 30 June 2009 at around 1:50 am local time (22:50 on 29 June, UTC) while on approach to Prince Said Ibrahim International Airport, killing 152 of the 153 passengers and crew on board.

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Yoke (aeronautics)

A yoke, alternatively known as a control wheel is a device used for piloting some fixed-wing aircraft.

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1992–93 Coupe de France

The Coupe de France's results of the 1992–1993 season.

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2000s (decade)

The 2000s was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on January 1, 2000, and ended on December 31, 2009.

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2009

2009 was designated as.

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2009 Air France Airbus A330 crash

No description.

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2009 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2009.

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2009 in France

Events from the year 2009 in France.

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2011 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2011.

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2018 ConIFA World Football Cup qualification

The 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup qualification is a process to decide a number of the teams that will play in the 2018 ConIFA World Football Cup.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_France_Flight_447

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