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  • n. A grounded aircraft which is kept so that its parts can be used in other aircraft.
  • n. An aircraft which requires a great deal of regular maintenance and has an unfavorable ratio of maintenance time to flight time.

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  • n. an airplane with a bad maintenance record


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