Also called pilotage. an onshore office or headquarters for pilots.
an area in which pilot boats cruise.
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How to use pilot station in a sentence
The course was changed to west, and we cruised along for Atalaia point, towards the pilot station.The Sea and the Jungle | H. M. Tomlinson
We passed the little pilot station of Dungeness, and almost directly afterwards the hamlet of the same name.The Last Voyage | Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
On our arrival at the next pilot station the captain put the pilot ashore, with a parting malediction in the Swedish vernacular.The Land of Thor | J. Ross Browne
The defenders were driven back along the beach road as far as the pilot station at the turn of the land.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson
They lost it again, yard by yard and from house to house, till the pilot station was once more in the hands of the Mataafas.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson