verb (used with object), overflew, overflown, overflying.
over (a specified area, territory, country, etc.): The plane lost its way and overflew foreign territory.
farther than or beyond; overshoot.
over or past instead of making a scheduled stop: to overfly Philadelphia because of bad weather.
verb (used without object), overflew, overflown, overflying.
over a particular territory, country, etc.: The plane approached the border but never overflew.