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plane sailing

n
(Nautical Terms) nautical navigation without reference to the earth's curvature. Compare plain sailing
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LIFT OFF: Luke Chambers opens the scoring - but it wasn't plane sailing for Ipswich
Despite title triumph as well as League Cup success, bottom left, it hasn't all been plane sailing with Champions League defeat to Maribor, bottom right, starting this term on a low note
PLANE SAILING Harry took control as his Spitfire flew over the Needles
PLANE SAILING : Kirsty Sargent (middle, inside) with son Charlie and daughter Shannon with, left: Sean Goddard and son Travis.
Construction of a new terminal was completed in 1966 - the same decade that saw a boom in sunshine holidays abroad, It hasn't all been plane sailing and, in more recent times, there was controversy when a storm arose over payments to two former bosses.
Looking good on holiday is plane sailing with LISA HAYNES' travel beauty tips THEY say all good things come in small packages, yet when it comes to beauty products we tend to go overboard on stuffing suitcases.
Not bad for a quiet plane sailing silently day and night and undercover of darkness.
TOUR VIDEO IS PLANE SAILING FOR SOPHIE WIZARD of Oz star Sophie Evans celebrated the inclusion of Wales' top players into the British and Irish Lions tour by filming an exclusive video for WalesOnline.
PLANE SAILING McAuley with boss and, below, leaving for Finland
PLANE SAILING Karim and his co-pilot enjoy the view over the billionaires' paradise
PLANE SAILING Brad Friedel revealed that his 15-year career in English football is down to a lucky break .