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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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Later, a three-ship formation of JF-17 Thunder led by Wing Commander Kashif Kamal flying at an altitude of 500 feet presented salute to the visiting dignitary with marvellous display of flypast, emitting bomburst.
After a moving service, the royal couple watched a Hurricane and Spitfire flypast with four Battle of Britain veterans, dubbed "The Few".
They watched a Hurricane and Spitfire flypast from the balcony with four Battle of Britain veterans, before exchanging jokes and stories as the group had tea.
As part of the Singapore-Indonesia Leaders' Retreat, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Indonesian President Joko Widodo witnessed a combined flypast performed by the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) and the Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU), as well as a joint military band performance by the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Band and the TNI Academy Drum Band this afternoon at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore.
Crowds who had gathered on Saturday were also wowed by the appearance of a BBMF Hurricane LF363, which gave a dignified flypast despite the windy weather.
During the flypast the aircraft will be piloted by the commanding officer of the Royal Navy Historic Flight, Lt Cdr Chris Gotke.
Hawk jets from RAF Valley in Anglesey carried out a flypast for Patrick James O'Connell as he was laid to rest on the Great Orme in Llandudno.
A HURRICANE flypast will be the highlight at a Midland Royal Air Force Museum on Armed Forces Day.
It had been hoped a Lancaster bomber would perform the flypast but organisers heard on Friday that the Lancaster wasn't currently flying and it would be a Spitfire instead.
AidAn O'Brien will not be the only one doing a victory roll if Air Force Blue wins the Qipco 2,000 Guineas at newmarket on Saturday week as the course is to stage a Spitfire flypast as part of its celebrations to mark 350 years of racing at the town.
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.
Next month the world's only airworthy Vulcan is due to stage a flypast over Coventry Airport.