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Noun Concept
Categories: Naval aviation technology, Aircraft tail components
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arrester  arrester hook  Tailhook  arresting hook  arrestor hook
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A restraint that slows airplanes as they land on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier WordNet 3.0
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A restraint that slows airplanes as they land on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A tailhook, arresting hook, or arrester hook is a device attached to the empennage of some military fixed-wing aircraft. Wikipedia
Aircraft device which allows arrested landings on aircraft carriers Wikidata
A device that stops or prevents, such as a railway buffer, or a spark arrester that prevents sparks from being released to start fires. Wiktionary
A device attached to the empennage of some military fixed-wing aircraft, used to achieve rapid deceleration during landings. Wiktionary
A device used to achieve rapid deceleration during landings. Wiktionary (translation)
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