flight deck


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flight deck

n.
1. The upper deck of an aircraft carrier, used as a runway.
2. An elevated compartment in certain aircraft, used by the pilot, copilot, and flight engineer.

flight deck

n
1. (Aeronautics) the crew compartment in an airliner. Compare cockpit1
2. (Nautical Terms) the upper deck of an aircraft carrier from which aircraft take off and on which they land

flight′ deck`


n.
1. the upper deck of an aircraft carrier, designed for the landing and takeoff of aircraft.
2. an elevated compartment in certain aircraft containing the instruments and controls used by the crew.

flight deck

1. In certain airplanes, an elevated compartment occupied by the crew for operating the airplane in flight.
2. The upper deck of an aircraft carrier that serves as a runway.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flight deck - the upper deck of an aircraft carrierflight deck - the upper deck of an aircraft carrier; used as a runway
aircraft carrier, attack aircraft carrier, flattop, carrier - a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings
deck - any of various platforms built into a vessel
Translations
حجرة ملاحي الطائِرهسَطْح الطَّيَران
pilotní kabinavzletová paluba
cockpitflyvedæk
felszállófedélzet
flugpallurstjórnklefi
pilotná kabínavzletová paluba
pilot mahalliuçuş güvertesi

flight deck

n (on aircraft carrier) → ponte m di volo; (of aeroplane) → cabina di pilotaggio

flight1

(flait) noun
1. act of flying. the flight of a bird.
2. a journey in a plane. How long is the flight to New York?
3. a number of steps or stairs. A flight of steps.
4. a number of birds etc flying or moving through the air. a flight of geese; a flight of arrows.
ˈflighty adjective
(usually of girls and women) with easily changed ideas; not thinking deeply; always looking for amusement.
flight deck
1. the upper deck of an aircraft carrier where planes take off or land.
2. the forward part of an aeroplane where the pilot and crew sit.
in flight
flying. Have you seen the geese in flight?

see also fly2.
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