aeronautic aeronautic  /ˌɛ roʊ ˈnɑ tək/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or pertaining to aeronautics

Usage(s):

  1. Thus unpretentiously, aeronautic history was made.
  2. It's a hangar the size of 75 football fields, by volume the world's biggest building, where Detton, 37, an aeronautic mechanic, helps assemble the world's biggest commercial plane.
  3. Lacking an authentic case of lightning destroying an airplane and its occupants in flight, most aeronautic experts considered such a thing outside the realm of j possibility.

News

  1. Students at Camarillo aviation academy have eye on the sky

    Next generation of airline professionals is learning flying skills in Camarillo at the Youth Aviation Academy, which kicked off its second year of aeronautic academia on Wednesday.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Ventura County Star

  2. Air France-KLM Confirms Order For 25 A350-900s, Inks Engine MOU With Rolls-Royce

    Franco-Dutch airline Air France-KLM (AFRAF, AFLYY) has Wednesday finalized an order for 25 next-generation A350-900 wide-bodied aircraft from Airbus, the aircraft manufacturing subsidiary of European Aeronautic Defence and Space Co. or EADS NV (EADSY, EADSF). The deal, which was announced at the Paris Air Show, is valued at about $7.2 billion at list prices.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: RTT News

Quotes

  1. Obama said it was hard for him to believe "that having an American company that has been a traditional source of aeronautic excellence would not have done this job."
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "They're definitely authentic belongings, it was his pilot licence, his driver's licence, it was also a membership card to the National Aeronautic Association which gave Stephen an award," Branson told Sky News. "He also often carried $100...
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Richard Branson Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "Investment opportunities exist in value addition in agricultural produce, the construction industry, transport and aeronautic operations among other areas," President Kibaki said.
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Mwai Kibaki Source: Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

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