Definition of flight crew in English:

flight crew

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[treated as singular or plural]
  • The personnel who are responsible for the operation of an aircraft during flight: [treated as singular]: the flight crew aims to ensure you enjoy your trip [treated as plural]: the flight crew were fined for not having entry visas
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    • The Americans provide the medical crew and equipment while Australians supply the aircraft and flight crew, as well as medical personnel.
    • The aircraft flight crew included two pilots, a member of the aviation crew who served as a data recorder, and two primary observers, one on each side of the aircraft.
    • On a long endurance mission the aircraft has a crew of 34, with 6 flight crew and 28 system operators.

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