AIRS


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AIRSAtmospheric Infrared Sounder
AIRSAerometric Information Retrieval System
AIRSAlliance of Information and Referral Systems
AIRSAircraft Systems
AIRSAutomated Import Reference System (Canada)
AIRSAdvanced Internet Recruitment Strategies
AIRSAdvanced Infrared Sounder
AIRSAirworthiness Issue Resolution System
AIRSAutomated Infrastructure Requirement System (US DoD)
AIRSAir Quality Subsystem (EPA)
AIRSAIDS Institute Reporting System (New York State Department of Health)
AIRSAdvanced Inertial Reference Sphere
AIRSArea Information Records System
AIRSAdvanced Incident Reporting System
AIRSAnimated Infra-Red Spectroscopy
AIRSAustralian Incident Reporting System
AIRSAuthorization of Internet Resources and Services
AIRSAtmospheric Information Retrieval System
AIRSAircraft Inventory Reporting System
AIRSAircooled Interstate Rescue Squad (VW club)
AIRSAutomated Inspection Reporting System (USMC)
AIRSAdvanced Inertial Reference System
AIRSAutomatic Image Retrieval System
AIRSAutomatic Information Retrieval System
AIRSAsset Integrity & Reliability Services (Vipac; Australia)
AIRSAlarm Identification Reporting System
AIRSAction Item Reporting System
AIRSAccident and Illness Reporting System
AIRSAirborne Integrated Reconnaissance System
AIRSAmerican Inter-Tribal Radio Society
AIRSAudit Integrated Reporting System
AIRSAMDF Interrogation and Retrieval System
AIRSAuroral Ionospheric Remote Sensor
AIRSAirborne Infrared Radiometer System
AIRSAirlift Information Reporting System
References in classic literature ?
As Adam was a-working outside of Eden-Wall, He used the Earth, he used the Seas, he used the Air and all; And out of black disaster He arose to be the master Of Earth and Water, Air and Fire, But never reached his heart's desire!(The Apple Tree's cut down!)
The balloon was by this time tugging hard at the rope that held it to the ground, for the air within it was hot, and this made it so much lighter in weight than the air without that it pulled hard to rise into the sky.
I was making my observations, when Ned and Conseil awoke almost at the same time, under the influence of this reviving air. They rubbed their eyes, stretched themselves, and were on their feet in an instant.
During this time Jim struggled frantically, all his legs kicking the air; but on finding himself in his former position the horse said, in a relieved tone of voice:
The submarine apparatus destined for this expedition was supplied with air. The working of these engines was not without danger, for at 20,000 feet below the surface of the water, and under such great pressure, they were exposed to fracture, the consequences of which would be dreadful.
The outer envelope might then be cast off as a useless encumbrance; and the second balloon, left free to itself, would not offer the same hold to the currents of air as a half-inflated one must needs present.
He started the engine, and with a wild burr of gas explosions the beautiful fabric darted down the launching ways and lifted into the air. Circling, as he rose, to the west, he wheeled about and jockeyed and maneuvered for the real start of the race.
'Did I not see her caught up into the air, in spite of cries which would have softened the heart of any one but the barbarian who has robbed me of her?
Alban Morris was right; the air at Netherwoods, in the summer time, was relaxing.
In evening's limpid air, What time the moon's sickle, Green, 'twixt the purple-glowings, And jealous, steal'th forth: --Of day the foe, With every step in secret, The rosy garland-hammocks Downsickling, till they've sunken Down nightwards, faded, downsunken:--
"For if it flies through the air it will not be unlike a bird, and I've noticed that all birds have tails, which they use for a rudder while flying."
I was scorching up, burning alive internally, in an agony of fire and suffocation, and I wanted air. I madly wanted air.