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What does TA stand for?

TA stands for Terrain Avoidance

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We dove down into the low-level regime on our scheduled timing and accomplished terrain avoidance training, simulated threat maneuvers, and began preparations for the main event for the RN -- the bomb run.
Flight manual information on the ability of aircraft terrain avoidance systems to support a fighter pilot flying with an uneven payload of bombs under the plane wings was due for testing.
The software allows the pilot to specify a search in a given area along the missile's flight path, with the seeker only acting to provide terrain avoidance prior to this area.
Specifically, the plan will require more rigorous checks on critical engine parts to reduce the chances of engine failure and mandate that most commercial planes be equipped with new terrain avoidance systems to warn pilots when a plane is getting dangerously close to the ground.