body plane

body plane

A section or reference plane which describes relationships between different parts of the body with relation to the centre of the body.
 
Types
Frontal, sagittal, transverse.
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The expansion will provide 5 more parking lots for narrow body aircraft such as Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 series or 3 parking lots for wide body plane such as Boeing B777, B747 and Airbus A330 commonly used for haj pilgrimage flights.
She found that there are many more head and body movements in Austrian Sign Language than had been recognized before, and that a moment along a body plane like "headshakes" can have many different forms and meanings or functions.
The Chinese company also plans a wide body plane - C929 - in cooperation with Russia's United Aircraft Corp.
By controlled tilting of immobilized ctenophores in either body plane with video recording of activated comb rows, I found that higher beat frequencies occurred in the sagittal than in the tentacular plane at orthogonal orientations.
The state planemaker sent the C919 narrow body plane on its maiden flight last year and obtained approval to begin mass production of the ARJ-21 regional jet last July.
This wide body plane also provides Internet services and the latest audio and video systems." The airlines has received so far 10 new plane out of a total of 35 Airbus model A320, 15 A321, eight A330 and 12 Boeing 777 to be received.
The European consortium's largest four-engine wide body plane, it marks the latest attempt to beat US rival Boeing by competing directly with Boeing's family of 777s.
REPORTS from America say the head of a US-based aircraft leasing firm has urged Airbus to redesign its planned A350 wide body plane or risk getting badly beaten by Boeing's 787 Dreamliner.
The airline in its eighth consecutive Hajj operation will use A320 and A330 wide body planes to fly pilgrims from the country to Madina and Jeddah.
The fleet of Turkish Airlines, one of the youngest of the world, contains 223 narrow body planes, 90 wide body planes and 16 cargo planes, a total of 329 aircrafts.
New low-cost carriers and demand for short-haul flying have stimulated a significant boost in narrow body planes. In the last eight years, narrow body capacity has dramatically increased and is likely to double again in the near future.
Taking this step forward before so many other airlines is a true testament to our drive to be the aviation leader in Africa and beyond." Ethiopian has also ordered 12 Airbus A35o wide body planes, plus six 777 freight carriers and 10 737-80os from Boeing for delivery later this decade.