Definition of aerotowing in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɛːrəʊˌtəʊɪŋ/


[mass noun]
The towing of a glider by a powered aircraft to a height suitable for launching.
Example sentences
  • Over the past three years I have had first hand experience with all the many variables that are a part of aerotowing hang gliders.
  • Ground based aerotowing was just a bit too labor intensive on the part of those of us who got those guys in the air.
  • Michelle's done a ton of aerotowing, but this was her first foot launch off anything higher than 20 feet!
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