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AC Advisory Circular
ACC area control centre
AES Atmospheric Environment Service
AFB Air Force Base
AFE above field elevation
agl above ground level
ANU stabilizer angle units aircraft nose up
ASDA accelerate-stop distance available
asl above sea level
ATC air traffic control
C Celsius
CAE Canadian Aviation Electronics
Calif. California
CASB Canadian Aviation Safety Board
CD coefficient of drag
CFR Crash Fire Fighting Rescue
CID Criminal Investigation Division
CL coefficient of lift
CO carbon monoxide
CVR cockpit voice recorder
DMI deferred maintenance item
DND Department of National Defence
EGT exhaust gas temperature
EPR engine pressure ratio
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FAR Federal Aviation Regulations
FCU fuel control units
FDR flight data recorder
ft feet
FPD Freezing Point Depressant
Fla. Florida
FRPC Flight Recorder Playback Centre
G load factor
GMT Greenwich Mean Time
HCN hydrogen cyanide
hr hour(s)
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization
IFR instrument flight rules
in. Hg inches of mercury
JETS Joint En Route Terminal Systems
KIAS knots indicated airspeed
Ky. Kentucky
lat latitude
lb pound(s)
long longitude
M magnetic
MAC mean aerodynamic chord
mb millibar(s)
MFO Multinational Force and Observers
mg% milligrams per 100 millilitres
mi mile(s)
N north
Nl Rotational speed of the low pressure compressor of a two-spool engine
expressed as a percentage of the maximum value
NAS Naval Air Station
NATI National Air Transportation Inspection
Nfld. Newfoundland
NRC National Research Council
NTSB National Transportation Safety Board
PMI principal maintenance inspector
POI principal operations inspector
PTC pitch trim compensator
RCMP Royal Canadian Mounted Police
STC Supplementary Type Certificate
T true
TODA take-off distance available
TORA take-off run available
UDRI University of Dayton Research Institute
Vl critical engine failure speed
V2 take-off climb speed
VF flap retraction speed
VR take-off rotation speed
W west
Wash. Washington
Z Zulu
ZFW zero fuel weight
' minute(s)
" second(s)

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