an electronic device aboard an aircraft that automatically records some aspects of the aircraft’s performance in flight.
an electronic device fitted to an aircraft for storing information concerning its performance in flight. It is often used to determine the cause of a crash Also called black box
- Flight sergeant
noun 1. a noncommissioned officer in the Royal Air Force junior in rank to a master aircrew
noun, Archery. 1. competitive shooting for distance only.
noun 1. a device used in pilot and crew training that provides a cockpit environment and sensations of flight under actual conditions. noun 1. a ground-training device that reproduces exactly the conditions experienced on the flight deck of an aircraft Compare Link trainer
noun 1. Aeronautics. 2. a series of continuous aerial reconnaissance photographs. noun 1. a strip of cleared land used as an emergency runway for aircraft 2. another name for runway (sense 1) 3. a strip of continuous aerial photographs