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The difference between the freewheel on the Me-Mover and the freewheel on a bike, is that the freewheel on a bike is overrunning only occasionally, whereas on the Me-Mover it is constantly shifting from overrunning to fixed (sometimes up to 100 cycles per minute).
Runway excursion meaning either an aircraft veering off the side of the runway, or overrunning at the very end has become the primary cause of civil airliner hull losses in recent years, particularly as other formerly prevalent categories of aircraft accidents have now largely been eliminated, American said.
Similar regulations in England cut the number of overrunning works and the time where a site is occupied but no work is taking place.