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Carlisle writes that the Air Force would want a crew ratio of 10 to one for each drone orbit during normal everyday operations.
During an emergency that ratio could be allowed to drop to 8.5 people per orbit.
However, the Air Force is so strapped for people that the ratio has dropped below even that reduced level.
The Italian navy tweeted regular updates of the saved-to-stranded passenger ratio.‘We’re Going to Die’: Survivors Recount Greek Ferry Fire Horror|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From that, they extracted the ratio of the number of deuterium atoms to the number of hydrogen atoms.
The fervor of an Englishman's loyalty is usually in a direct ratio with the extent of his material possessions.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
This ratio constitutes one of the most important points in diagnosis, since it is practically unknown in other diseases.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The service is practically the same, but the ratio of charges is from two to three times higher in the coffee room.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
Four hundred thousand pounds probably bore as great a ratio to the wealth of Scotland then as forty millions would bear now.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
It was soon found that with plate webs the ratio of depth to span could not be economically increased beyond 1/15 to 1/12.