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fly·past

 (flī′păst′)
n. Chiefly British
A flyover, as by military aircraft.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flypast - a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the groundflypast - a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the ground
flying, flight - an instance of traveling by air; "flying was still an exciting adventure for him"
aircraft - a vehicle that can fly
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
Translations

flypast

[ˈflaɪpɑːst] Ndesfile m aéreo

flypast

[ˈflaɪpɑːst] ndéfilé m aérienfly-posting [ˈflaɪpəʊstɪŋ] n (British)affichage m illégal

flypast

[ˈflaɪpɑst] nparata aerea
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The prince, on his 31st birthday, was due to have a seat in one of four two-seater Spitfires taking part in the flypast but when one of the vintage aircraft developed mechanical problems he decided to step aside to ensure the event's special guests would still get to fly.
He added that he was "unbelievably fortunate and lucky" to be at the flypast event on his birthday.
The royal, who turned 31 at the flypast tribute yesterday, gave up his seat on a Spitfire so that wing commander Tom Neil, 95, could honour his pals properly.
The Prince was due to have a seat in one of four two-seater Spitfires taking part in the flypast, but when one of the vintage aircraft developed mechanical problems, he decided to step aside to ensure the event's special guests would still get to fly.
PRINCE Harry, above, is expected to spend his 31st birthday taking part in a Battle of Britain flypast to mark the 75th anniversary of the historic aerial conflict.
Next month the world's only airworthy Vulcan is due to stage a flypast over Coventry Airport.
THE Queen yesterday led the nation in marking the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain - watching a flypast of historic aircraft over the capital.
She was joined by Prince William, the Duke of Edinburgh and Prince Andrew as they watched a flypast of Spitfires and Hurricanes over London.
THE Queen has led the nation in marking the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain - watching a flypast of historic aircraft over the capital.
PRINCE Harry has flown a Spitfire - and put it through a dramatic roll - as he caught up with an injured serviceman and veteran hoping to pilot the aircraft in a Battle of Britain flypast.
ISLAMABAD -- Chief of Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman led the flypast on the Pakistan Day Parade here on Monday.
Monday, August 11: A 'Then and Now' flypast to commemorate 100 years since the first aerial deployment to war.