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tail bumper [1 record]

Record 1 2010-03-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Helicopters (Military)
  • Aircraft Airframe
  • Types of Aircraft
DEF

A projecting or an undertail reinforced structure which is designed to withstand impacts and scraping on runway.

CONT

In spite of proper guidance provided by the precision approach path indicator (PAPI), the crew responded with an unwarranted power reduction, causing the airplane to land short, damaging the tail skid and rear fuselage.

OBS

tail bumper: term standardized by ISO.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Hélicoptères (Militaire)
  • Cellule d'aéronefs
  • Types d'aéronefs
CONT

[Le] sabot de queue ou patin situé à l'extrémité de la queue peut être constitué par une petite roue.

OBS

«béquille arrière» et «béquille de queue» (hélicoptères).

OBS

sabot de queue : terme uniformisé par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Opérations aériennes.

OBS

sabot de queue; patin de queue : termes uniformisés par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Maintenance.

OBS

béquille de protection : terme normalisé par l'ISO.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Helicópteros (Militar)
  • Célula de aeronaves
  • Tipos de aeronaves
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