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instrument flying

noun
1.
the control and navigation of an aircraft by reference to its gauges, with no or only limited visual reference outside the cockpit.
Origin of instrument flying
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30
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instrument flying

noun
1.
the navigation of an aircraft by the use of instruments only
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