Definition of Flight indicator

1. Noun. A navigational instrument based on a gyroscope; it artificially provides a simulated horizon for the pilot.

Exact synonyms: Artificial Horizon, Gyro Horizon
Generic synonyms: Navigational Instrument

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flight Indicator

flight attendant
flight attendants
flight blindness
flight ceiling
flight control
flight crew
flight data recorder
flight deck
flight engineer
flight feather
flight feathers
flight indicator (current term)
flight into disease
flight into health
flight level
flight lieutenant
flight line
flight lines
flight maneuver
flight mode
flight nurse
flight of fancy
flight of ideas
flight of stairs
flight of steps
flight or fight response

Literary usage of Flight indicator

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient by Richard Garnett, Leon Vallée, Alois Brandl (1899)
"It's a flight indicator I've just put in. Yes, » bit of wood — in the door hinge. By this means, if anybody — I don't say lovers like us, that's unlikely in ..."

2. Aviation in the U.S. Army, 1919-1939 by Maurer Maurer (1987)
"The instruments included a flight indicator, an airspeed meter, and a dial pointing to zero so long as Hegenberger stayed on the course set by Jones on the ..."

3. Organization of Aeronautic Contests and Contest Rules: Including Statutes by Aero Club of America, International Aeronautic Federation Statutes and General Regulations (1922)
"... Climb Indicator Speed and Drift Indicator Tachometer Gasoline Level Gauge Fuel System Course and Distance Indicator flight indicator CONTRACTORS TO THE ..."

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