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take-off

part of the horse's jumping gait, the lifting of the forequarters off the ground and the thrust from the hindlegs at the beginning of the jump.
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I equally want to sincerely commend the Honourable Minister of Education for State, Hon Adamu Adamu for setting up a committee to facilitate the take-off of the academic session at the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko which will engage and curb youth restiveness in Nigeria, particularly in the Niger Delta region,' Mulade reiterated.
Firstly, a jumper runs on the ground and after the take-off he launches himself into the air, continuing to fly with a peculiar technique toward the landing point.
For upper limbs, the clear differences of the Biceps Brachii comparing flight and entry with the take-off phase presented large to very large magnitude of effect.
The aircraft turned back to Sydney 20 minutes after take-off.
Yesterday's report said there had a been "a significant number of incidents and several accidents resulting from errors in take-off calculations in recent years".
net, a controller in the JFK tower is heard giving take-off clearance to the Lufthansa flight while another controller directs the EgyptAir plane.
Virgin Atlantic, Airbus Incorrect weight calculations have again been cited by investigators examining a labored take-off run, this time involving a Virgin Atlantic Airbus A340-600 at London Heathrow last December.
Then, on December 6, a Piper G-BPYO PA-28 crashed on take-off - just weeks earlier Mr Dobson had flown the same plane himself.
The Flight EK407, headed for Dubai, had to dump fuel before the plane made an emergency landing about 30 minutes after the take-off on Friday night, said The Age report.
The plan is reportedly to tow aircraft to take-off areas at London airports this month.
All 45 passengers and crew on a Pakistan International Airlines passenger plane were killed yesterday when it crashed soon after take-off on a domestic flight in eastern Pakistan.