Definition of contact flight in English:

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contact flight

(also contact flying)

noun

[mass noun]
Navigation of an aircraft by the observation of landmarks.
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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