airmanship airmanship

Definition(s):

  • (n) the art of operating aircraft

Usage(s):

  • Pilots have been hesitant to report collision near misses since former Federal Aeronautics Administration Chief Elwood Quesada started to fine them for errors in airmanship.

News

  • F/A-18 Hornet Pilot Performs One Of The Craziest Flybys Ever

    Poor airmanship or skillful pilot? Most probably both. As already explained several times on this blog, concerning the famous Argentine pilots' flybys , such “improvised air shows” can be very dangerous, even when they don’t imply difficult maneuvers.
    on July 26, 2013     Source: Business Insider

Quotes

  • "It was just an amazing bit of airmanship, and it shows you how training can make a difference" and avert disaster, Haynes said.
    on Jan 16, 2009 By: Alfred C. Haynes Source: TheNewsTribune.com

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