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19:16 Sep 2, 2008
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space / rotable
Spanish term or phrase: rotable
Tengo que traducir del español al ingles el termino rotable. El contexto en el que se encuentra es el siguiente: Necesito una lista de los rotables de nuestra propiedad para ser reparados (es una empresa aerea)

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5Rotable Component/PartRNG
Lisa McCarthy
4rotable spare/parts
Jairo Payan



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rotable spare/parts

Stork Fokker Signs Rotable Spares Deal

Netherlands based Stork Fokker has signed a letter of intent with Canadian North in Calgary for rotable spares support on the airline's DHC8-100 aircraft. Canadian North will use the Stork Fokker ABACUS programme under the three-year deal. Canadian North operates 737s and DHC8-100 aircraft in their fleet.


Note added at 6 mins (2008-09-02 19:23:29 GMT)

We also offer innovative maintenance-support programs, as well as rotable exchange and leasing programs that minimize your inventory and rotable spares requirements


Jairo Payan
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Note added at 19 mins (2008-09-02 19:36:06 GMT)


Definition 1
Component or inventory item that can be repeatedly and economically restored to a fully serviceable condition.
Definition 2
Servicing method in which an already-repaired equipment is exchanged for a failed equipment, which in turn is repaired and kept for another exchange.

As we have an absolute commitment to keeping client's fleets airborne, we also maintain a comprehensive inventory for Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, British Aerospace, Douglas and Fokker, including airframe parts, consumables, expendables avionics / instruments, engines and engine components, and “rotables”.

Rotable Aircraft Components
Engines, Actuators, Pumps, Turbines, Generators, Alternators, Avionics, Blackbox, etc.

Here´s a forum on the subject that you may find interesting:

Lisa McCarthy
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Rotable Component/Part

Carolina: trabajo en una empresa aérea en el área de traducción y cuando hablamos de rotables, nos referimos a componentes o partes

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