dead-stick landing

Use Dead-stick landing in a sentence

dead-stick landing

Aeronautics, Aerospace. a landing of an airplane or space vehicle with the engine cut off.

1930–35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To dead-stick landing
Previous Definition: dead-spot
Next Definition: dead-storage
Words Near: dead-stick landing
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for dead-stick landing
More from
Search for articles containing dead-stick landing Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Once back to the landing field, the fuel is cut off and the pilot makes a dead-stick landing.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature