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Definition(s):

  • (n) a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the ground

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Usage(s):

  1. The highlight is a flypast by the Singapore Air Force's Black Knights aerobatics team and a parachuting demonstration by commandos.
  2. The announced purpose was a flypast on either side of Venus, sending back pictures of both views.
  3. Military jets perform a flypast over the Arc de Triomphe, with the colored smoke trail denoting the French flag.

News

  1. Airbus chalks up $23 billion sales; stays mum on A350 Paris flypast

    Airbus kicked off its week at the Paris Air Show still making no comment about whether or not the A350 XWB would do a flypast, but announcing a batch of new aircraft sales totaling more than $23 billion at list prices and including a firm order for 20 A380s. read more
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Air Transport World

  2. Iron Maiden Open Show With Dramatic WWII Fighter Plane Flyover

    Iron Maiden launched their headline set at Download this weekend with a Spitfire flypast
    on June 17, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

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