take to the sky/skies

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Definition of take to the sky/skies

chiefly US
: to begin flying The new airliner will take to the skies next year.

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“Take to the sky/skies.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20to%20the%20sky%2Fskies. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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