Definition of flight plan in English:

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flight plan

Pronunciation: /ˈflī(t) ˌplan/


A written account of the details of a particular proposed flight.
Example sentences
  • For this use, a flight plan is just a list of waypoints you string together from your starting point to your destination.
  • The technicians track the aircraft on its flight plan and watch for any deviations.
  • Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the cross-country flight and a flight plan was not filed.
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