What does Airframe mean?

Definitions for Airframe
ˈɛərˌfreɪmAir·frame

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. airframe(noun)

    the framework and covering of an airplane or rocket (excluding the engines)

Wiktionary

  1. airframe(Noun)

    The main body and structure of an aircraft (without the powerplant).

    This airframe has 2600 flight hours on it; the powerplant has just over 800.

Freebase

  1. Airframe

    The airframe of an aircraft is its mechanical structure. It is typically considered to include fuselage, wings and undercarriage and exclude the propulsion system. Airframe design is a field of aerospace engineering that combines aerodynamics, materials technology and manufacturing methods to achieve balances of performance, reliability and cost.

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How to say Airframe in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Airframe in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Airframe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Airframe in a Sentence

  1. Klaus Richter:

    A large part of the learning-curve challenge is getting carbon-fibre production of the airframe and assembly up to speed in synchronisation with the supply chain.

  2. Virgin Galactic:

    Air launch enables us to provide rapid, responsive service to our satellite customers on a schedule set by their business and operational needs, rather than the constraints of national launch ranges, selecting the 747 airframe provides a dedicated platform that gives us the capacity to substantially increase our payload to orbit without increasing our prices.

  3. Al Baker:

    I told him this aircraft needs a fuel( efficiency) improvement of 10-15 percent and this would really sell the numbers he expected with the current Airbus A380, this will have to be a joint effort between( the) engine manufacturer and Airbus, it's not just the airframe that is the issue, it's the fuel burn, which is coming from the engine.

  4. Mike Holmes:

    It won't be just one airframe that comes out of it. It'll be a family of systems that helps us make sure we can guarantee the air superiority that the joint force depends on.

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