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breakout manoeuvre [1 record]

Record 1 2019-06-04


Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Maneuvers
  • Operations (Air Forces)

A technique to direct aircraft out of the approach stream.


In the context of close parallel operations, a breakout is used to direct threatened aircraft away from a deviating aircraft.

Key term(s)
  • break-out
  • break-away
  • break away manoeuvre


  • Manœuvres d'aéronefs
  • Opérations (Forces aériennes)

manœuvre de dégagement : désignation uniformisée par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) – Opérations aériennes.


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