HPA

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AcronymDefinition
HPAHealth Protection Agency (UK)
HPAHuman Protein Atlas
HPAHectopascal
HPAHawaii Preparatory Academy
HPAHigh Power Amplifier
HPAHarry Potter Alliance (fiction)
HPAHost Protected Area (hard disks)
HPAHybridization Protection Assay (biology)
HPAHost Protected Area
HPAHigh Performance Architecture
HPAHamburg Port Authority (Germany; est. 2005)
HPAHigh Pressure Air
HPAHigh Physical Activity (exercise)
HPAHigh Point Academy (middle school; Pasadena, CA)
HPAHigh Performance Applications
HPAHigh Performance Analog
HPAHealth Policy and Administration (education program)
HPAHigh Performance Automotive
HPAHydraulic Project Approval
HPAHazardous Products Act
HPAHydrocarbures Polycycliques Aromatiques (French: Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons)
HPAHuman Platelet Antigen
HPAHistoric Preservation Agency
HPAIllinois Historic Preservation Agency
HPAHigh Performance Application
HPAHigh Performance Addressing
HPAHuman-Powered Aircraft
HPAHigh Performance Aircraft (aviation)
HPAHome Price Appreciation
HPAHawaii Paroling Authority
HPAHomePlug Powerline Alliance
HPAHaunted Pennsylvania (website)
HPAHanoi Plan of Action
HPAHealth Plan Administrator
HPAHamilton Port Authority (Canada)
HPAHigh-Profile Attack (war)
HPAHealth Planning Agency (various locations)
HPAHawaii Psychological Association
HPAHospital Partners of America (Charlotte, NC)
HPAHealth Policy Authority
HPAHumberside Police Authority (UK)
HPAHermes Precisa Australia
HPAHard Physical Address
HPAHigh Payoff Activity
HPAHigher-order Path Adaptation
HPAHyperphenylalaninemia, Mild
HPAHorse Protection Act of 1970
HPAHydraulic Power Assist (Ford)
HPAHigh Pressure Alarm
HPAHawaii Publishers Association (Kaneohe, HI)
HPAHydroxy-Propyl Acrylate
HPAHomeowner's Protection Act of 1998
HPAHypophyseal-Pituitary Axis
HPAHistoplasma Capsulatum Polysaccharide Antigen
HPAHorizontal Planar Array
HPAHome Page Award
HPAHigher Polyamine (chemical)
HPAHalf-Power Angle
HPAHereditary Papulotranslucent Acrokeratoderma
HPAHead of Procuring Activity
HPAHead of Processing Activity
HPAHypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal/Adrenocortical
HPAHydraulic Power Assembly
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Human-powered aircraft have been flown for more than 100 km in tests overseas.
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Eventually, Parker remembered the Gossamer Albatross, the human-powered aircraft that Bryan Allen peddled across the English Channel in 1979.
The human-powered aircraft, named Daedalus 88, took only 3 hours and 54 minutes to complete the flight, which began shortly after 7 A.
which developed a lightweight human-powered aircraft that was pedaled from Crete to the Greek island of Santorini in April 1988, emulating the flight of Daedalus, the great engineer of Greek myth.
The 880-pound robot drone combines the high-efficiency low-Reynolds number aerodynamics developed for human-powered aircraft with a similar lightweight composite structure.
Training them as pilots of an advanced human-powered aircraft is thus our top priority in the weeks to come.
Next year, if all goes well, a somewhat more sophisticated human-powered aircraft will take off from Crete--on a 69-mile flight across the Mediterranean Sea to the Greek mainland.