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Aerial warfare
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May 10th 2017

Airpower or air power comprises the application of military strategy and strategic theory to the realm of aerial warfare. Airpower began with the advent
May 24th 2017

Royal Air Force Centre for Air Power Studies
The Royal Air Force Centre for Air Power Studies (RAF CAPS) is a Royal Air Force sponsored think tank and research centre which engages in the study of
May 2nd 2017

Victory Through Air Power (film)
Victory Through Air Power is a 1943 American Technicolor animated documentary feature film produced by Walt Disney Productions and released by United
Apr 23rd 2017

Air power history
Air power history is the branch of military history that analyses and chronicles the activities of air forces as well as the other organisations, including
May 24th 2014

Compressed air car
efficient than chemical (battery) storage. The principal advantages of an air powered engine is It uses no gasoline or other bio-carbon based fuel. Refueling
May 20th 2017

Power hammer
electric motors that rotated a crank on the machine that drove the ram. Air-power hammers use pneumatics to drive the hammer. Steam and mechanical power
Apr 30th 2017

Compressed air energy storage
Compressed air energy storage (CAES) is a way to store energy generated at one time for use at another time using compressed air. At utility scale, energy
Apr 17th 2017

Thermal power station
A thermal power station is a power plant in which heat energy is converted to electric power. In most of the places in the world the turbine is steam-driven
May 7th 2017

Air University (United States Air Force)
developing leaders, spurring innovation, and nurturing partnerships to advance air power. Squadron Officer College Squadron Officer College (SOC) was a short-lived
May 21st 2017

Power wrench
A power wrench is type of wrench that is powered by other means than human force. A typical power source is compressed air. There are two main types of
Sep 24th 2016

Compressed-air vehicle
advantages over other vehicles include: Much like electrical vehicles, air powered vehicles would ultimately be powered through the electrical grid. Which
Apr 4th 2017

Powered air-purifying respirator
For the full-body lab garment with similar purpose, see Positive pressure personnel suit. A powered, air-purifying respirator (PAPR) is a type of personal
Apr 6th 2017

Power Rangers
in New Zealand. ABC Family, another Disney-owned network, also used to air Power Rangers until it did away with its Jetix timeslot after August 31, 2006
May 22nd 2017

Fluid power
Fluid power is the use of fluids under pressure to generate, control, and transmit power. Fluid power is subdivided into hydraulics using a liquid such
Mar 29th 2017

Air supremacy
position in war where a side holds complete control of air warfare and air power over opposing forces. It is defined by NATO and the United States Department
May 24th 2017

Power tool
A power tool is a tool that is actuated by an additional power source and mechanism other than the solely manual labour used with hand tools. The most
Apr 10th 2017

Air conditioning
air conditioner has an coefficient of performance of 200%. The air conditioner's power consumption will increase by 50 W to compensate for this, thus
May 23rd 2017

Auxiliary power unit
An auxiliary power unit (APU) is a device on a vehicle that provides energy for functions other than propulsion. They are commonly found on large aircraft
Apr 24th 2017

Fossil fuel power station
A fossil fuel power station is a power station which burns fossil fuel such as coal, natural gas, or petroleum to produce electricity. Central station
May 24th 2017

Royal Air Force
decisive air power contribution in support of the UK Defence Mission". The mission statement is supported by the RAF's definition of air power, which guides
May 24th 2017

Solar air conditioning
Solar air conditioning refers to any air conditioning (cooling) system that uses solar power. This can be done through passive solar, solar thermal energy
Apr 9th 2017

Air gun
paintball markers. CO2 guns, like other pneumatic guns using compressed air, offer power for repeated shots in a compact package without the need for complex
May 25th 2017

Air-independent propulsion
Air-independent propulsion (AIP) is any marine propulsion technology that allows a non-nuclear submarine to operate without access to atmospheric oxygen
May 24th 2017

Power station
A power station, also referred to as a power plant or powerhouse and sometimes generating station or generating plant, is an industrial facility for the
May 15th 2017

Rocket Power
Rocket Power is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky and Gabor Csupo, the creators of Rugrats. The series ran on Nickelodeon
May 22nd 2017

Wind power
Wind power is the use of air flow through wind turbines to mechanically power generators for electric power. Wind power, as an alternative to burning fossil
May 18th 2017

Air compressor
control system valves, supplying a large amount of moderate-pressure air to power pneumatic tools, such as jackhammers, filling high pressure air tanks
Apr 2nd 2017

Air preheater
An air preheater (APH) is a general term used to describe any device designed to heat air before another process (for example, combustion in a boiler)
May 1st 2017

Peaking power plant
Peaking power plants, also known as peaker plants, and occasionally just "peakers," are power plants that generally run only when there is a high demand
Apr 19th 2017

Compressed air
terawatt hours consumption per year. Industrial use of piped compressed air for power transmission was developed in the mid 19th century; unlike steam, compressed
May 17th 2017

Coal power in the United States
Coal power in the United States accounted for 39% of the country's electricity production at utility-scale facilities in 2014, 33% in 2015, and 30.4% in
May 22nd 2017

Aluminium–air battery
AluminiumAluminium–air batteries (Al–air batteries) produce electricity from the reaction of oxygen in the air with aluminium. They have one of the highest energy
May 22nd 2017

Thomas S. Power
University Press, 1991), p 246. Cited in The Wizards of Armageddon, p 246. Air power: the men, machines, and ideas that revolutionized war, from Kitty Hawk
Apr 10th 2017

Air pollution
Air pollution occurs when harmful substances including particulates and biological molecules are introduced into Earth's atmosphere. It may cause diseases
May 18th 2017

The Power of Love (Jennifer Rush song)
The Power of Love” is a song co-written and originally recorded by Jennifer Rush in 1984. It has been covered by several artists, most notably by Celine
May 20th 2017

Air suspension
utilizing an air reservoir that was filled by a single-cylinder air compressor powered by the engine. In 1964, the Mercedes-Benz 600 used larger air springs
Feb 16th 2017

Zinc–air battery
and zinc–air fuel cells (mechanically rechargeable) are metal-air batteries powered by oxidizing zinc with oxygen from the air. These batteries have
Apr 7th 2017

Sound power
Sound power or acoustic power is the rate at which sound energy is emitted, reflected, transmitted or received, per unit time. The SI unit of sound power
Feb 2nd 2017

Georgia Power
GeorgiaSouth Carolina border on the Tugaloo River. The 2016 Delta Air Lines power outage is an event that occurred in the United States in which hundreds
Mar 4th 2017

Electric power system
machinery. Power electronics even appear in modern residential air conditioners. Power electronics are also at the heart of the variable speed wind turbine
Apr 24th 2017

Alabama Power
Alabama-Power-CompanyAlabama Power Company, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is a company in the southern United States that provides electricity service to 1.4 million
May 24th 2017

Beechcraft King Air
International Air Power Review Winter 2003/2004, p. 88. Kaminsky International Air Power Review Winter 2003/2004, p. 74. Kaminsky International Air Power Review
May 22nd 2017

Nellis Solar Power Plant
The Nellis Solar Power Plant is a 14-megawatt (MW) photovoltaic power station located within Nellis Air Force Base in Clark County, Nevada, northeast of
Mar 24th 2017

Power (physics)
In physics, power is the rate of doing work. It is the amount of energy consumed per unit time. Having no direction, it is a scalar quantity. In the SI
May 25th 2017

Railway air brake
A railway air brake is a railway brake power braking system with compressed air as the operating medium. Modern trains rely upon a fail-safe air brake
Apr 20th 2017

Air Ministry
General Smuts presented a report to the War Council on the future of air power. Because of its potential for the 'devastation of enemy lands and the
May 24th 2017

Wave power
Wave power is the transport of energy by wind waves, and the capture of that energy to do useful work – for example, electricity generation, water desalination
May 21st 2017

List of Power Rangers episodes
This is a list of Power Rangers episodes. Power Rangers is adapted from the 40-year-long line of Japanese tokusatsu television series known as Super Sentai
May 22nd 2017

Fifth Air Force
Numbered Air Force. The organization has provided 70 years of continuous air power to the Pacific since its establishment in September 1941. Fifth Air Force
May 14th 2017

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