Wake vortex turbulence

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Term wake vortex turbulence
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Mandatory for


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Synonyms

wake vortex

wake turbulence

Related entries


Broader term

loss of separation

Narrower term


Abbreviation

Definition

turbulence which is generated by the passage of an aircraft through the air.

Definition Source

Skybrary (2010), (electronic repository of safety data related to ATM and aviation safety) URL: http://www.skybrary.aero/index.php/Wake_Vortex_Turbulence

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