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RRight
RRiver
RReverse (automatic transmissions)
RRepublican
RRegistered Trademark (usually written ®)
RRestricted Audiences - under 17 years of age not permitted without parent/guardian (movie rating)
RAre
RReal (Brazilian currency)
RRed
RRate
RRequired
RRun (baseball/softball)
RRequest
RReceive
RRadio
RRange
RRing
RRare
RReceived (logging abbreviation)
RRacing (car version)
RRisk Assessment
RRadio Operator
RThursday (using one letter for each day of week)
RRussian (rabbit breed)
RRural
RRelevant (polygraphy)
RRear
RResistance
RRouter
RSet of Real Numbers (math)
RRomeo (aviation letter code)
RRestricted
RRadical (chemistry)
RRunner (Mic-O-Say, Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America)
RRoutine
RReliability
RRex (Latin: King)
RRegina (Latin: Queen)
RRain (weather reports)
RReset
RReject
RSouth African Rand (national currency)
RRoutine (logging abbreviation)
RRabbi
RRadius
RReuters
RRookie (sports)
RReprint
RManitoba (postal code designation, Canada)
RRespectfully (closing salutation)
RRua (Portuguese: street; postal usage)
RReinforcing
RRadial (ply tire)
RReferee
RResistor
RRebound (basketball)
RRook (Chess)
RSearch Radius (US DoD)
RArginine (amino acid)
RRoughness
RRecibo (Portugese)
RRadar Contact (aviation)
RGas Constant (physical constant)
RHydrocarbon (functional group)
RRimmed
RReception Year (UK schools)
RRupees
RRepeatability
RRhizopus (fungi)
RReflectance
RRoentgen (unit of radiation exposure)
RAeronca Aircraft Corporation (manufacturer's symbol; US Navy)
RRankine (Degree)
RRifampicin
RRespirations
RRehydratable (food)
RRadiancy
RResearch Octane
RRamp Time (wireless communication)
RRead/er
RBrunswick-Balke-Callender (aircraft company; manufacturer's symbol)
RResuspension Factor
RRadial Antenna
RConfidential - Restricted Data (TMINS)
RUS Revenue Stamp (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
RCorrected search radius ('R nought'; R rounded up)
RRoute Tuned NAVAID (aviation)
RRéaumier (temperature scale named after the French scientist Rene Antoine Ferchault de Reaumur)
RUS DoT tire speed rating (106 mph)
RThird Heartbeat Wave
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'The AMO P-3 crew maintained the initial radar contact of the target of interest, a 45-foot long, blue, open hull go-fast with four out-board engines,' CBP said.
The report says the Piper Malibu crashed within 100ft of losing radar contact 21 miles off the Channel Islands, with the engines thrown from the cockpit, the wings smashed and the tail and fin missing completely.
The report also detailed the final recorded moments of the flight, which saw the plane climbing rapidly and descending rapidly just seconds before radar contact was lost.
The rear left side of the fuselage including part of the aircraft registration N264DB that went missing carrying soccer player Emiliano Sala, when it disappeared from radar contact on January 21 2019.
Last Saturday two vessels were deployed out of Guernsey to visually scan "the area of the last radar contact for any clues to the plane's whereabouts".
-- that were in the area at the time of the last radar contact of the plane.
Radar contact was lost over the English Channel and witnesses saw the plane crash in the sea.
ATC will identify you and issue "Radar Contact." Being in radar contact does almost nothing for you.
We had radar contact and shadowed the two aircraft as they flew through the Romanian Flight Information Region, but we never got within visual range to see them."
This was the last transmission received from the aircraft and was 30 seconds before radar contact was lost.
Mr Dodds replied he would not make it that far, adding: "It's gonna be a field." This was the last transmission received from the aircraft and was 30 seconds before radar contact was lost.
"RADAR CONTACT, BEARING 095 DEGREES, RANGE 65-HUNDRED YARDS!" The radar operator's shout sent a wave of excitement tinged with anxiety through the men of the destroyer USS Borie (DD-215).
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