In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Other models followed, including the Courier, the world's first single-engine monoplane with retractable undercarriage.
- This was to become the first British produced plane with a retractable undercarriage.
- The gears grind as the undercarriage is lowered.
- A new undercarriage was fitted, with steerable twin nose wheels.
- When used for planetary decent the shuttle can land like a standard aircraft on a wheeled undercarriage, or where there is not an airport, it can make a vertical landing on small thrusters, at the cost of a greatly reduced payload capacity.
- The prototype was grounded until late November by undercarriage cracks resulting from a heavy landing on the last day of the show.
- All undercarriage wheels rotate freely, however, while the twin forward sets are also movable they are independent of each other, which means the model does not turn easily when taxied.
- The aircraft also has new undercarriage and hydraulics systems.
- He said after landing the undercarriage collapsed but the plane stayed upright.
- The proximity of the enemy to the airfield was illustrated by the fact that the fighters barely had time to retract their undercarriages before commencing attacks.
- Once airborne, Marty tried to retract the undercarriage - but the damage done in the explosion and subsequent fire engulfing the rods, levers and hydraulics which are under the wing and which control it - made it impossible.
- These were single-engined, low-winged monoplanes, usually with enclosed cockpits, retracting undercarriages, and a fixed forward firing armament.
- No sooner had the undercarriage touched the ground, than a massive explosion lifted the shuttle back into the air and flipped it over.
- Judgment of landings is also rather harder on snow and once again the nosewheel undercarriage scores.
- The front undercarriage was retracted and the front of the fuselage, from which the cannon projected, slightly buried.
- As my speed carried me over him his prop sliced through my undercarriage, slashing the fuselage.
- The aircraft struck the ground heavily, causing the nose undercarriage to fail.
- As the main undercarriage contacted the runway, the left undercarriage collapsed, causing the left wing to come in contact with the runway.
- On a mission on December 12, enemy fire struck the aircraft and damaged its undercarriage hydraulics.
- A year later, in 1989, he returned to the flight academy to complete a night flying course on a more advanced aircraft which had a variable pitch propeller and retractable undercarriage.
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