fighter pilot


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Noun1.fighter pilot - a military or naval pilot of fighter planesfighter pilot - a military or naval pilot of fighter planes
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"
combat pilot - airplane pilot who fights in an action between two military forces
dogfighter - a fighter pilot who engages in an aerial dogfights
Translations

fighter pilot

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According to UDN, with the addition of Guo Wenjing, Taiwan's air force now has a total of four female fighter pilots.
The solo sortie is a first milestone of any fighter pilot and this reinforces IAF commitment give a level-playing field to both genders, IAF spokesperson and fighter pilot Anupam Banerjee was quoted as saying by Indian media.
Jamnagar (Gujarat) [India], Feb 21 ( ANI ): Flying Officer Avani Chaturvedi has created history by becoming the first Indian woman fighter pilot to fly solo.
An outstanding fighter pilot in World War II, he was the first to fly a fighter jet (Meteor with RAF).
He also introduced fighter training programs and combat courses to train fighter pilots in modern air warfare.
Hundreds of people had gathered to pay their respects to one of the last remaining Battle Of Britain fighter pilots - one of the final Few.
The two training squadrons will allow the service to increase fighter pilot production as part of an effort to address a critical fighter pilot shortage.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar congratulates one of the women fighter pilot.
This entertaining book collects more than 40 fighter pilot stories written by Gordon and a few fellow pilots who detail their aerial adventures from World War II through the Cold War.
The fighter pilot is a hunter, and his quarry is the most dangerous in the World--men who want to kill him
Attiyah graduated as a fighter pilot and got a degree in aviation science in 1987 from the King Faisal Aviation College in Saudi Arabia.
Raskova later got Stalin to assemble three female units consisting of fighter pilots, dive bombers and night bombers.