In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2(mission/flight/process) suspender(flight/process/mission) abandonar(negotiations/plans/efforts) malograrComputing abortar
- The pilot aborted the landing and flew the plane back to the North Sumatra provincial capital Medan where the flight had originated.
- Just a day earlier, an Australian transport plane took ground fire shortly after takeoff, fatally wounding an American passenger and forcing pilots to abort the flight.
- The pilot had to abort take off because the BA supersonic jet had a ‘glitch’ in the computerised fuel management system which caused one of the four engines to over-accelerate.
- Hundreds of passengers were on board and only the quick reactions of one of the pilots, who aborted his take-off after reaching more than 115 mph, averted disaster.
- He immediately notified the pilot to shut down the engine and recommended the pilot abort the sortie.
- Ten years ago a serious proposal was made to bring back trolleybuses to Bradford but the idea was later aborted.
- Through heroic personal effort, he gets things under control, makes a safety stop and then aborts the dive.
- After checking his instruments, the pilot immediately aborted the mission and landed safely.
- The take-off was aborted but 55 people died from smoke and fume inhalation.
- If a small bird makes a dent in a plane in flight, the pilot may abort the flight and bring the aircraft back for inspection.
- The president's aircraft was about to land at Jacksonville Naval Air Station when the control tower ordered the pilot to abort his landing.
- On May 22, a trial had to be aborted when the jury heard inadmissible evidence by mistake after a garda giving that evidence had failed to hear the judge's order.
- The MyTravel pilot aborted take-off and performed an emergency stop of his Airbus A321 craft.
- In this way, if complications arise during or immediately after the first procedure and the second procedure must be aborted, the patient's most painful knee will have been replaced.
- Johanson eventually received fuel from a British pilot whose expedition was aborted by bad weather.
- Otherwise, the process will not be initiated or will be aborted prematurely.
- At any time, however, if any doubt arises the pilot can abort the drop - caution is considered an asset.
- The major alert was sparked off after a petrol-powered generator found on board forced the pilot to abort the journey and divert to Rome.
- The result was that in many cases the Argentine pilots aborted their attacks or were otherwise unsuccessful in targeting the British ships.
- Some folks have reported dramatically lower speeds and others complained of frequent micro-outages causing downloads and other operations to be prematurely aborted.
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