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trajectory

 [trah-jek´tah-re]
the movement of an object along a three-dimensional path, or of a projectile within an individual's body. 2. the course of a disease.

trajectory

Forensics
The path of a projectile through space, resulting from the forces acting on it—e.g., thrust, wind and gravity.
 
System dynamics
The solution to a dynamical system in forward and backward time, passing through a specified initial condition.
 
Theoretical medicine
The representation of the behaviour of a system in a state-space over a short period of time; a trajectory is one cycle on a phase-plane plot.
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We also found out that the Monarch planes which most people complained about were within the acceptable airport flight paths when flying over our properties and the reason that they were very noisy was that they were closer (quite obvious), but they would not agree that they were still too low.
It follows months of controversy over trials to help the airport decide on new flight paths.
As more buildings, cellphone towers, wind turbines and other tall structures go up near airports, there are fewer safe flight paths available.
WHAT BALSALL COMMON SAID SPOKESMAN David Ellis said of the new option 6: "Our solution pushed the departure flights further away from the arrival flight path.
Visitors to the website can explore images and information from the flight paths at three different 'altitudes', each giving a different perspective of the same landscape
The horizontal lift vector resulting from the main wing's pushing the airplane to one side slightly offsets the relative wind's direction from directly in front of the current flight path.
The most optimal flight path will also differ depending on the type of aircraft used.
Message From the Flight Path will see a cross-section of the Speke community working with artists to create ideas for a football pitchsized piece of public art seen by airborne passengers arrivng at and departing from JLA.
The devices linked to a computer that triangulated the bee's location in the sky and drew a flight path.
The crew follows Ninomiya flight path by car and picks him up at the landing spot.
Currently Flight Path 12 (FP12) at the Manuel Lujan Center at Los Alamos is the only cold, pulsed, neutron beam in the world that is available for neutron nuclear physics.
Moving in for a rear quarter missile shot, he then reversed his turn into the flight path of Dash-3, who he'd been belly-up to during the last half of the attack on the F-16.

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