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Live Mode
Revision: 21 Feb 2022

Definition

A connected server mode that allows a user to be an active participant. In this mode, a user is visible and unmuted to all other users.

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Localizer-Type Directional Aid (LDA) PRM
Revision: 21 Feb 2022

Definition

See definition of SOIA.

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Life Vest (Non-Quick-Donning)
Revision: 21 Feb 2022

Definition

A non-quick-donning life vest is one which must be removed from its container, placed over the wearer’s head, and/or requires additional steps beyond inflation to make it ready to use for its intended purpose.

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Life Vest, Quick-Donning
Revision: 21 Feb 2022

Definition

A quick-donning life vest is fastened around a person in a manner which requires the wearer only to pull on a single tab and lift the life vest over his/her head. At this point the life vest needs only to be inflated to be ready to use for its intended purpose.

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Local Flying Area
Revision: 21 Feb 2022

Definition

An area designated by the operator in which air ambulance services will be conducted. Each local flying area should be defined in a manner acceptable to the operator, the local Flight Standards District Office, and the Principal Operations Inspector, taking into account the operating environment, the geographic terrain features, and the capabilities of the aircraft.

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