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2012-09-24 23:01:09

System provides communication interoperability for ground crew efficiency and safety. PORTLAND, Ore. (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 Flightcom, the leader in wireless headset communication systems for ground support, today announced the availability of its new FL-400 Series Digital Intercom, which enables Flightcom wireless headset systems to be interfaced with up to four radios and four additional devices, such as cell phones and global positioning system (GPS) units. The new product supports...

2011-08-02 00:00:29

Wireless ground support systems now available for commercial aircraft pushback, marshalling and de-Icing operations. Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Flightcom today announced the release of its new wireless ground support systems for team communication in commercial aviation. Flightcom's wireless ground support system is designed for use during aircraft ground pushback, marshalling and de-icing operations. Flightcom is a leader in innovative team communication solutions for aviation...

2011-07-26 00:00:29

Hands-Free Team Communication Improves Safety and Efficiency of Aircraft Marshalling, De-Icing, Maintenance and Loadmaster Operations Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 25, 2011 Flightcom, a leader in innovative team communication solutions for aviation environments, today announced the availability of wireless aviation headset systems specifically designed to meet crew communication requirements for military aircraft marshalling, de-icing, maintenance and loadmaster operations. "Military ground...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'