A pilot who flies an aircraft to test its performance.
More example sentences
- He is currently a test pilot with the Aircraft Research and Development Test Unit at RAAF Base Edinburgh in South Australia.
- The test pilot found the aircraft remarkably stable and easy to control, and a pleasant surprise to all of us.
- In this account of life as a test pilot, fighter pilot, and combat commander, Ross tells his Air Force story with wit, candor, and refreshing irreverence.
More definitions of test pilotDefinition of test pilot in:
- The US English dictionary