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Synonyms for flight

journey

aviation

flying

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flight of stairs

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put something or someone to flight

take flight

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the act or an instance of escaping, as from confinement or difficulty

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a formation of aircraft in flight

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a stairway (set of steps) between one floor or landing and the next

an air force unit smaller than a squadron

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passing above and beyond ordinary bounds

the path followed by an object moving through space

a flock of flying birds

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shoot a bird in flight

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fly in a flock

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decorate with feathers

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As the flight lead steadied up to the northeast, he noted that his air-to-air TACAN showed the separation from his wingman was five miles and opening.
The entertainment cost is the excess of the total cost of the flights (by occupied seat hours or miles), less the cost of the flight that would have been taken without the entertainment segment(s).
274(a) disallowed any deduction for the flight expenses exceeding the amount treated as the employee's compensation and wages.
An aircraft can be designed with an electronic flight control system that gives the pilot a positive, stable, handling-qualities feel while the aircraft is unstable (Baer & Landy, 1987).
The Wrights' interest in flight was first stirred about 1878, when Wilbur was 11 and Orville 7.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the airline company, and Israel's Ministry of Health notified all close contacts of the patient in Israel and during the transatlantic flight, including everyone in the tour group, and recommended that they be given chemoprophylaxis.
"The Wright brothers took a different approach from their contemporaries when learning to fly," says William Roess, COO of Inventing Flight. "We believe that this curriculum not Only allows students the opportunity to explore the concepts behind powered flight, but also the ingenuity behind the discovery." Roess says he expects the lessons to "have a shelf life of five to 10 years."
The canceled flights were United Airlines Flight 801 bound for Narita and its return flight, Flight 800.
Alaska Airlines Flight 261 from Puerto Vallarta to San Francisco is reported to have fallen off the radar scope approximately 20 miles north of the Point Mugu, California, coast...
Last May, it announced the 21st Mexican city--Hermosillo, in the northern border state of Sinaloa--to its lineup; that daily flight from Houston is expected to begin this month.
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Until recently, screw designers have tried to improve single-screw mixing with variations on decades-old designs like the Maddock mixer (a fluted cylinder), Saxton mixer (a densely flighted screw with a crosscut through the flights), and the "pin" or "pineapple" mixer, among others.
"You can cover huge distances in a very short time with a Levy flight," says physics graduate student Gandhimohan M.
After taking a Young Eagles flight two years ago, 17-year-old Jason Johnson of Nesconsett, NY, was hooked.
State Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Dhan Bahadur Budha and high level management team of NAC, some representatives from Nepali tourism sector and 90 passengers reached Osaka in the long awaited flight of the national flag carrier The one-way direct flight to Osaka takes around six and a half hours from Kathmandu.