pilot

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combat pilot ace
pilot of balloon or lighter-than-air craft aeronaut
balloon pilot aeronaut
navigational instrument based on a gyroscope; it artificially provides a simulated horizon for the pilot artificial horizon , flight indicator , gyro horizon
spacecraft pilot astronaut , cosmonaut
pilot of aircraft aviator , aviatrix
battle cry of a kamikaze pilot banzai
pilot who travels around the country giving exhibits of stunt flying and parachuting barnstormer , stunt flier , stunt pilot
small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school blackfish , black whale , common blackfish , Globicephala melaena , pilot whale
pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute capsule , ejection seat , ejector seat
pilot in charge of an airship captain , senior pilot
relief pilot on an airplane co-pilot , copilot
compartment where the pilot sits while flying the aircraft cockpit
airplane pilot who fights in an action between two military forces combat pilot
lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane control stick , joystick , stick
fighter pilot who engages in an aerial dogfights dogfighter
aircraft without a pilot that is operated by remote control drone , pilotless aircraft , radio-controlled aircraft
most decorated United States combat pilot in World War I (1890-1973) Eddie Rickenbacker , Edward Vernon Rickenbacker , Rickenbacker
pilot's seat designed for emergencies ejection seat , ejector seat
unscheduled airplane landing that is made under circumstances (engine failure or adverse weather) not under the pilot's control emergency landing , forced landing
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