airstream airstream

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a relatively well-defined prevailing wind
  2. (n) the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

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Usage(s):

  1. The combination of the wings' shape and the skydiver's position modifies the airstream to create the lift needed to float forward.
  2. At this critical speed, the airstream, accelerated by crowding over the curved surfaces, reaches at certain spots the speed of sound.
  3. The airstream passing through the turbine generated enough pressure to activate the part of the hydraulic system that controls the flight spoilers, rudder and ailerons.

News

  1. Airstreamers strike up the band

    The Airstream Wally Byam Caravan Club International Concert Band practices Thursday morning in James Valley Christian School.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Huron Plainsman

  2. Space camp: Is trailer watching sky near Milton?

    It’s difficult to know what to think when your rural neighbor has a silver Airstream trailer parked in his yard with “National Aeronautics and Space Administration Mobile Quarantine Facility” stenciled on its side.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Janesville Gazette

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Quotes

  1. "It's not quite an old Airstream, but it's also not a pop-up," Mawae said.
    on Jul 31, 2008 By: Kevin Mawae Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Through the materials, color palette and technology, the Ford Airstream Concept has distinct cues from the spacecraft and environments portrayed in 2001: A Space Odyssey," says Thomas. "We're able to maximize the spaciousness of the...
    on Jan 6, 2007 By: Freeman Thomas Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  3. "For 75 years, Airstream has been an icon synonymous with the optimism, discovery and wanderlust that's helped defined America," said J Mays, group vice president - Design, and chief creative officer. "It seemed only fitting for us to come...
    on Jan 6, 2007 By: J Mays Source: Yahoo! News (press release)

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