Common definitions and acronyms that you may encounter during flying training.
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Manoeuvering Area - The part of an aerodrome to be used for the takeoff, landing and taxiing of aircraft, excluding aprons.
mb - Millibar. Unit of pressure
Mean Sea Level (MSL) - The reference level from which a datum is measured.
MEP - Multi Engine Piston
Microburst - A sudden downward burst of wind from the base of a thunderstorm
Middle Ear - The part of the ear that transmits sound from the outer ear to the inner ear
Movement Area - The part of an aerodrome to be used for the takeoff, landing and taxiing of aircraft, consisting of the manoeuvring area and the apron.
MSL - Mean Sea Level
MTWA - Maximum Total Weight Authorised
Myopia - Nearsightedness