Recent Examples of flight deck from the Web
Because the carrier's runway is so short, our plane had a tail hook to catch one of the cable wires on the flight deck and keep us from skidding into the ocean.
The view from the flight deck as government scientists flew last month into Hurricane Harvey.
Trump and his wife also visited Navy and Marine Corps personnel on the flight deck of the USS Kearsarge.
But the Kirk also had a small flight deck and radioed the helicopters, according to a history by the Kirk’s alumni association.
The fire and explosion also damaged 2 other Harriers on the flight deck and a $3.6 million dollar electro-optical targeting pod.
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First Known Use of flight deck
FLIGHT DECK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of flight deck for English Language Learners
: the top deck of an aircraft carrier
: the area where the pilots sit in a large airplane
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