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an act or instance of going around something, as a circle, course, or traffic pattern, and returning to the starting point.
a series or pattern of occurrences; round:
After the third go-around of questions, the witness was released.
(for defs 2, 3).
noun use of verb phrase
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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On the fourth
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He was unable to maintain directional control so he initiated a
The pilot wrote in his statement that he realized he should have initiated the
The student pilot executed a
after the airplane's pitch angle for the approach was too high.
The pilot returned to the airport but decided to fly a
The captain's decision to attempt a
late in the landing roll with insufficient runway remaining.
After a few minutes of flying, he attempted two landings, both of which resulted in his performing a
Powered aircraft must yield to glider traffic or initiate a
to ensure proper spacing.
The airplane bounced and he was thinking of performing a
The pilot attempted to
, but could not regain control of the airplane.
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