Definition of contact flight in English:

contact flight

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(also contact flying)


[mass noun]
  • Navigation of an aircraft by the observation of landmarks.
    More example sentences
    • 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.

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