jato

Definitions:

  • An aircraft takeoff aided by an auxiliary jet or rocket.
  • An auxiliary jet-producing unit providing additional thrust for a takeoff.
  • An <xref>auxiliary</xref> <xref>jet engine</xref> in a <xref>detachable</xref> <xref>unit</xref> that provides extra <xref>power</xref> for the <xref>takeoff</xref> of an <xref>aircraft</xref>
  • A <xref>takeoff</xref> assisted by such a unit
  • A <xref>RATO</xref> unit or <xref>RATO</xref> takeoff - a rocket assisted take-off
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