Pilot jack


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a flag or signal hoisted by a vessel for a pilot.

See also: Pilot

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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During the 1940s, American pilot Jack Turner is rescued by Ying, a young widow, after crash landing his bomber in China.
His crewmates were Commander Alan Bean and Pilot Jack Lousma.
747 Project Pilot Jack Waddell Michael Lombardi photo by Bob Ferguson 747 flight crew in one of the old flights In November 2005, Boeing launched the 747-8 family -- the 747-8 intercontinental passenger airplane and the 747-8 Freighter.
Wallasey-born pilot Jack Potter is not mentioned by name, but the moment in Christopher Nolan's movie in which Farrier, played by Tom Hardy, ditches his Spitfire into the sea after an engine seizure, is based on his own experience.
The very first to do so, the test pilot Jack Waddell, described it as"a pilot's dream" and a"two-finger airplane" " one that can be flown with just the forefinger and thumb on the control wheel; it is hard to imagine higher praise for such an enormous aircraft.
Former Tiger |Moth pilot Jack Green back in action and inset, flying over Carsington Water, in Derbyshire
Bauer, divisional merchandise manager for the discount stores; and company pilot Jack Starr.
For four long years combat pilot Jack has maintained an edge because of his skills; but the field is about to change, leading him away from familiar tactics and into unknown territory.
Especially when you consider the fact that Cruise, who plays daredevil pilot Jack Harper in the movie, has a pilot's licence in real life.
Instead, he asked a local veterinarian to treat him, and fellow pilot Jack Ridley devised a way for the injured Yeager to seal the X-1's hatch using a broom handle.