A platform trolley equipped with roller bars for handling the many pallets that are taken to the plane.
The acronym for Available Seat Miles. In other words, it’s the total number of seats available on a plane by miles flown. It’s used to measure an airline flight’s passenger carrying capacity.
The forward distance covered by thepropeller during one revolution.
Members of an aircraft crew who are responsible for the care and safety of people and things on the plane. The term flight attendant is also used to characterize crew members who help passengers evacuate the plane in a safe and timely manner, carrying out essential procedures in the case of emergency.
The acronym for Visual Flight Rules, a set of regulations that establish conditions for the pilot to safely operate the aircraft through visual observation only.