flight distance

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flight distance

the distance that agricultural and wild animals like to keep between themselves and a threat of danger. The distance varies with the degree of wildness of the animals and the circumstances. Called also the circle of safety, critical, fright or guard distance. Important in planning animal handling facilities, yards, zoos and the like. Neglect of the need to provide adequate space in which an animal can escape will lead to them damaging themselves by running into fences.
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The restricted flight zone initially encompassed airspace in a 3.
Even hypothetically thinking, before reaching Kazakhstan's territory this plane would have had to fly over other countries along its route, where the flight zone is also closely monitored, so we would have received information from these countries," he added.
In those first days of the revolution before the no flight zone came into effect this was very courageous as this was an extremely perilous undertaking ' one which neither his medical training nor his comfortable life as a top paid Consultant Surgeon in one of the most medically advanced countries in the world had prepared him for.
Flybe, which operates a route from Liverpool to the Isle of Man, became the first airline to be granted permission to fly through medium density ash clouds by NATS and the CAA after the two bodies agreed the creation of a third flight zone.
In May of this year, the aviation park received the approval to establish a block of general aviation controlled airspace, with a flight zone encompassing a maximum of 1,720 square kilometers and an allowed flight height of up to 3,000 meters.
Explaining how the new TLZ flight zone would be controlled, the CCA said: "To operate in the new zone, airlines need to present the CAA with a safety case that includes the agreement of their aircraft and engine manufacturers.
It is going to be a very competitive process as anywhere within a two-hour flight zone of London with the appropriate sporting facilities has the potential to offer training or holding camps.
So caring bosses and flamboyant private hosts might prefer to reserve all 32 capsules and the Flight Zone for an evening reception for up to 500 people between 7.
This flight zone is part of the DND's avoidance program where military flight training is limited to less noise-sensitive areas.
However, a new assessment of a large body of work from around the world suggests the birds are indeed capable of using magnetic fields--if they've learned to do so and if the magnetic forces vary enough over the flight zone.
The airport's flight zone covers an area of more than 720,000 square meters and is divided into two flight areas with two individual runways paralleling each other.
Knowing the sheep's natural flight zone is beneficial.