bank-and-turn indicator

/bangk"euhn terrn"/, Aeron.
a flight instrument that combines a bank indicator and turn indicator in a single unit. Also called turn-and-bank indicator, turn-and-slip indicator.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • bank-and-turn indicator — /bangk euhn terrn /, Aeron. a flight instrument that combines a bank indicator and turn indicator in a single unit. Also called turn and bank indicator, turn and slip indicator …   Useful english dictionary

  • bank and turn indicator — noun Etymology: bank (I) : turn and bank indicator …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn-and-slip indicator — /terrn euhn slip /. See bank and turn indicator. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • turn-and-slip indicator — /terrn euhn slip /. See bank and turn indicator. [1950 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn indicator — noun a blinking light on a motor vehicle that indicates the direction in which the vehicle is about to turn • Syn: ↑blinker, ↑turn signal, ↑trafficator • Derivationally related forms: ↑blink (for: ↑blinker) …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn indicator — Aeron. a flight instrument that indicates the angular rate of turn of an aircraft about its vertical axis. Cf. bank and turn indicator. [1915 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • Turn indicator — A Turn Indicator is an aircraft flight instrument that shows the rate of turn. It is used by the pilot to maintain control when flying under Instrument flight rules.Attitude and heading indicators function on the principle ofrigidity, but rate… …   Wikipedia

  • Turn Indicator — Wendezeiger in der klassischen Form (turn indicator) Wendezeiger, wie er heute in Motorflugzeugen üblich ist (turn coordinator) Ein Wendezeiger ist ein elektrisch a …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bank indicator — noun also banking indicator Etymology: bank (I) : relative inclinometer * * * Aeron. a flight instrument that measures the angle of roll about an aircraft s horizontal axis, thereby indicating whether or not the aircraft is skidding or slipping.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn-and-bank indicator — /terrn euhn bangk /, Aeron. See bank and turn indicator. * * * …   Universalium

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