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Bank, To
To raise one wing for the purpose of turning
A registering barometer.
An instrument measuring both altitude and atmospheric pressure; it may be mercurial or aneroid.
Barrage balloon
A small spherical captive balloon raised as a protection against aeroplanes.
The car suspended beneath a spherical or observation balloon for passengers, ballast, instruments, etc.
Light pieces of wood used for stiffening the nose or other parts of dirigible or captive balloons.
The space enclosed by two struts and their upper and lower adjoining surfaces
The safety strap which secures the pilot to his seat
A tent for storing aeroplanes which can be erected and dismantled in a few days
Cloth or fabric, cut obliquely from the direction of the threads.
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