(also contact flying)
Definition of contact flight in English:
Navigation of an aircraft by the observation of landmarks.
- He was on a mid-stage, day contact flight out of the field.
- Provided that he was sticking to contact flight rules, the pilot had a visual horizon.
- In this contact flying configuration, high asperities are trimmed by the burnishing pads while low asperities are not.
Definition of contact flight in:
- British & World English dictionary