terrain flight


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terrain flight

Flight close to the Earth's surface during which airspeed, height, and/or altitude are adapted to the contours and cover of the ground in order to avoid enemy detection and fire. Also called TERF.
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Noun1.terrain flight - flight at very low altitudes
flying, flight - an instance of traveling by air; "flying was still an exciting adventure for him"
Translations
vol tactique
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Flight simulator visual and instructional features for terrain flight simulation.

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