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flight

n. running away or hiding by a person officially accused of a crime with the apparent intent of avoiding arrest or prosecution.

flight

noun absconding, avoidance, decampment, departing, departure, desertion, disappearance, effugium, elusion, evacuation, evasion, exodus, fleeing, fuga, hasty departure, hegira, leaving, removal, retreat, running away
Associated concepts: flight from justice, fugitive from justice, unlawful flight to avoid prosecution
See also: abandonment, desertion, evasion
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My favorite part about being on the flight deck is being able to know whoever is up there with me has my back and that we're more than Sailors, were family," said Funez.
He was conducting the flexible deck programme as well as considering the layout of the flight deck of the Ark Royal.
helps us maintain the flight deck better and makes it look nicer, too.
But the airline claimed that Capt Mason was aware of the ban on flight deck visits and had been fairly treated.
Rules brought in after the 2001 September 11 terrorist attacks prohibit any passenger from entering the flight deck of a plane.
Thomas Cook airlines, which merged with MyTravel following the dismissal, denies Captain Mason was unfairly sacked, claiming he was aware of the ban on flight deck visits.
Personnel form a line at the beginning of the flight deck and walk aft, visually inspecting every inch of the deck for any debris.
John built the flight deck panels out of MDF and surfed the internet to find replica aircraft parts, including an auto-pilot, throttles and a weather radar.
I WAS saddened to read about the pilot Pablo Mason being sacked for allowing a passenger on to the flight deck (Daily Mirror, October 1).
Whilst every expanding budget airline around the globe is looking for flight deck crew, the world of executive aviation is also in the recruitment mood.
This museum welcomes them aboard, then points the way to the bridge, the flight deck, the engineering room, sick bay, the crew's mess and the berthing spaces.
The primary objective of this phase was to complete interaction testing between an Osprey parked on the flight deck and another Osprey hovering in front of it.

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