microlight


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microlight

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlaɪt) or

microlite

n
(Aeronautics) a small private aircraft carrying no more than two people, with an empty weight of not more than 150 kg and a wing area not less than 10 square metres: used in pleasure flying and racing
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Translations

microlight

microlite [ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlaɪt] N (also microlight aircraft) → avión m ultraligero, ultraligero m
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microlight

[ˈmaɪkrəʊlaɪt] n (= aircraft) → ULM m
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microlight

[ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlaɪt] naereo m biposto inv
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References in periodicals archive ?
He said: ``The microlight pilot had seen another aircraft preparing to take off so decided to go round again.
AN air accident investigation was underway last night after a man was killed when his microlight aircraft crashed into a Staffordshire field.
Initial police reports suggested the aircraft was a microlight, which does require insurance, formal training and registration, but all microlight pilots in the area were accounted for.
Emergency serviceswere called to the scene inSouthportshortly before 7pm on Thursday evening to reports that a microlight aircraft had crashedonto the course.
TWO men were taken to hospital yesterday after a microlight aircraft crash.
Summary: Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 5 (ANI): An Indian Air Force (IAF) microlight aircraft crash landed in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district on Friday.
A MICROLIGHT pilot had a near miss with two giant RAF transport planes flying low above the airfield where he was taking off.
Summary: Today in History: January 17, 1998: British pilot sets microlight flight record
Two die in microlight accident TWO men have died following a microlight crash.
A MAN was seriously hurt when his microlight crashlanded in a Midland field.
A MAN was taken to hospital after a microlight crash in Aberdeenshire yesterday.