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fly-past

n
(Aeronautics) a ceremonial flight of aircraft over a given area. Also called (esp US): flyover
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British Airways has announced it performed at a military airshow, offering a fLy-past by a specially decorated British Airways jumbo jet and the British Royal Air Force's Red Arrows, the company said.
Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan; Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was leading the formations of PAF fly-past aircraft on Saturday.
Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was leading the formations of PAF fly-past aircraft yesterday.
A formation of Pakistan Air Force jets presented a fly-past as a salute to the president.
Sheffield pensioner Tony Foulds returned to the memorial for 10 men killed in a WW2 plane crash the day after an RAF fly-past took place to honour the crew.
THE RAF has released further details for the farewell fly-past of the Tornado jet over North Wales.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Jan 16 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) is gearing up to carry out a fly-past on the inauguration of the National War Memorial here on January 25, a day before the Republic Day celebration at the Rajpath on January 26.
THE US Air Force is trying to organise a fly-past after being "deeply touched" by a British OAP tending a memorial to 10 of their war dead for nearly 75 years.
Stirling had a special fly-past to mark National Air Ambulance Week.
Islamabad -- Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force led the formations of PAF fly-past aircraft on the auspicious occasion of Pakistan Day Parade today.
Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, then led a fly-past, followed by several other squadrons of the Pakistan Air Force as a salute to the head of the state.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, once again marked the start of the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with a low-level fly-past over Yas Marina Circuit.