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SUTTO

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Start Up, Taxi, Take-off

Primarily referred to the fuel required to start up, taxi and take-off from the airfield to a point at which the climb is established.  

It can also refer to the time taken to get from start to established in the climb.  

 

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TA

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Transition Altitude

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TACAN

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 10:01 PM
 

Tactical Air Navigation, military Radio Beacon, similar to the civil VOR/DME.

Further information:

 

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TARCAP

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Mission type Target Combat Air Patrol: Protect friendly aircrafts engaged in an operation within enemy airspace. Same as DCA but into enemy Territory.

 

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TID

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:39 PM
 

Tactical Information Display (dt.: Taktische Informationsanzeige)

Das TID ist ein Bildschirm in der zentralen Konsole des RIO. Die Anzeige kann auf dem HSD, mittels eines Schalters vom Piloten aus, gespiegelt werden.

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • F-14 Tomcat Piloten-Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht VKR
 

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TIT

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:37 PM
 

Turbine Inlet Temperature (dt.: Turbineneinlasstemperatur)

Die TIT ist die Temperatur der Gase nach der Brennkammer des Triebwerkes, bevor sie auf die Turbine treffen.

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • F-14 Tomcat Piloten-Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht KKL
 

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TL (en = TLYR)

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Transition Layer (TLYR)

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TP

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 14 June 2020, 9:11 PM
 

Throttles Panel (dt.: Schubkontrollenpanel)

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • A-10C Warthog Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / LK
 

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TRL (en = TL)

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Transition Level

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UFC

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Up Front Controller

The Up Front Controller was introduced in the A-10C so that important settings can be made quickly without having to look too far away from the HUD. It is a control unit whose buttons control and input of settings to other cockpit units.

For the F/A-18C this concept has been extended so that entries can only be made via the centrally located UFC.

 

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UHF

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Ultra High Frequency (dt.: Dezimeterwelle)

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VDI

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:37 PM
 

Vertical Display Indicator (dt.: vertikale Displayanzeige)

Das VDI zeigt Lage- und Waffendaten an.

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • F-14 Tomcat Piloten-Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / MK
 

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VFR

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Visual Flight Rules

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VHF

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Very High Frequency

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Vikhr

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:49 PM
 

The Vikhr is a Russian laser guided anti-tank missile.

Further Information:

 

 

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VOR

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 10:00 PM
 

VHF Omnidirectional Radio Range - Omnidirectional Radio Beacon which allows the pilot to determine his position in relation to the beacon, i.e. the radial of the VOR, via a display unit (RMI, HSI, etc.) in the cockpit.

 

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VSI

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Vertical Speed Indicator

A Variometer, which is a barometer that has a controlled leak so that it measures rate of climb or descent.

Further Information: Wikipedia

See also: RCDI

 

 

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VV

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:37 PM
 

Velocity Vector (dt.: Geschwindigkeitsvektor)

Der VV im HUD zeigt an, wohin sich das Flugzeug bewegt.

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • F-14 Tomcat Piloten-Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht HUD 
 


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