air cushion :
- n the trapped air that supports a hovercraft a short distance above the water or ground
- n a mechanical device using confined air to absorb the shock of motion
- n a cushion usually made of rubber or plastic that can be inflated
News & Articles
- University Of São Paulo Students Win Airbus Fly Your Ideas Competition
Air Powered Baggage Handling Concept Claims Top Prize A team of students from the University of São Paulo in Brazil have claimed the top prize of €30,000 (about $39,000) as winners of Airbus Fly Your Ideas 2013. Team Levar won with their proposal for a luggage loading and unloading system for airplane cargo compartments to reduce the workload of airport baggage handlers with an air cushion ...
June 22, 2013 - The Aero-News Network