mid-flight

mid-flight

adj, adv
during a flight; whilst airborne: a mid-flight celebration; doors opening mid-flight.
n
in mid-flight during a flight; whilst airborne
References in classic literature ?
He hurled himself after wild-dog, caught him in mid-flight, and rolled him over and over in a cloud of dust.
Was Van Horn's darkness as the darkness of the blue-bottle fly that his fly-flapping maid smashed and disrupted in mid-flight of the air?-- as the darkness into which passed the mosquito that knew the secret of flying, and that, despite its perfectness of flight, with almost an unthought action, he squashed with the flat of his hand against the back of his neck when it bit him?
Such abrupt arrest in mid-flight by the heavier dog brought the fox-terrier down on deck with, a heavy thump.
And then a number of things happened, almost simultaneously--the lion sprang from his ambush toward the retreating black--Tarzan cried out in warning--and the black turned just in time to see Numa halted in mid-flight by a slender strand of grass rope, the noosed end of which had fallen cleanly about his neck.
DUBAI: In a mid-flight surprise for passengers, a woman gave birth to a baby girl on Lebanon's national carrier, Middle East Airlines, this week.
Designed for Viasat in-flight connectivity (IFC) customers, this partnership allows commercial airlines to decrease operational costs by eliminating expensive manual data off-loading processes; make better use of data mid-flight with improved data analysis and relevancy; and reduce data loss through preventative maintenance and the immediate access of flight deck information.
Emirates will also be screening the matches live on the 55-inch screen at the onboard lounge on select A380s, which is open to first and business class passengers.The airline said it expected an estimated 70,000 travellers to watch the finals mid-flight.
An estimated 70,000 Emirates travellers could be watching the finals mid-flight, making Emirates' 'stadium in the sky' comparable in capacity to the Olympic Stadium in Baku where the Europa League Final will be played tonight and the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid where the Champions League Final will be played between Liverpool and Spurs on June 1.
During the free weekend of turbo-charged family entertainment, highlight acts will include: |A display by a fully electric Cri cri aircraft that will take off from on top of a Broussard MH1521 aircraft while mid-flight |Aerobatic superstars The Blades comprised of former Red Arrow pilots, and | Jaw dropping, dare-devil displays by Ireland's Flying Dentist Eddie Goggins and the UK's Richard Goodwin.
Authorities stressed that the aircraft door is designed to not open mid-flight. Regardless of what the woman tried to do, the negative pressure will not allow the door to open.
AN Airbus Beluga was forced to abandon a flight to Broughton after a mid-flight emergency.
A RYANAIR aircraft travelling to Lanzarote was forced to return to Dublin yesterday after a passenger took ill mid-flight.
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