In addition, the safety board attributed six other commuter airplane accidents between January 1987 and January 1990 to lack of a ground proximity warning device.
What does PWD stand for?
PWD stands for Proximity Warning Device
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- Present Working Directory
- Pressure while Drilling (various companies)
- Prevailing Wage Determination
- Print Working Directory (Unix command)
- Printed Wiring Diagram
- Procurement Work Directive
- Professional and Workforce Development (various schools)
- Program Word
- Program Work Directive
- Programmable Warhead Detonation
- Psychological Warfare Division (US and UK)
- Public Works Department
- Pulse Width Discrimination
- Pure Word Deafness
- Persons With Disabilities Act
- People with Disabilities Advisory Committee
- People With Drug and Alcohol Problems
- Panel on World Data Centers
- Peninsula Workforce Development Center (Hampton, VA)
- Philadelphia Workforce Development Corporation
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Airplanes have ground proximity warning devices that emit an audible warning but pilots must listen and take action.