a pilot who commands a flight of military airplanes.
[flahyt-lis] /ˈflaɪt lɪs/ adjective 1. incapable of flying: flightless birds such as the moa, rhea, and dodo. /ˈflaɪtlɪs/ adjective 1. (of certain birds and insects) unable to fly See also ratite adj. 1875, from flight (n.1) + -less.
- Flight level
noun 1. (aeronautics) a specified height at which an aircraft is allowed to fly
- Flight lieutenant
noun 1. an officer holding a commissioned rank senior to a flying officer and junior to a squadron leader in the RAF and certain other air forces
noun 1. an area for the servicing and maintenance of airplanes that includes parking ramps and hangars. noun 1. an area of an airfield or airport on which aircraft, esp military aircraft, are parked and serviced