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The other pilot will be carrying out the emergency checks and flying the aeroplane as it descends. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His main interest was building and flying model aeroplanes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The first is something billed as a virtually indestructible model aeroplane. Times, Sunday Times (2007)My only other pastime was making model aeroplanes and cars. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In his spare time he made model aeroplanes. Patrick Bishop FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)Three model aeroplanes above the fireplace are a twist on the decorative cliché of ducks above the hearth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He did not see the aeroplane, which was probably hidden in the clouds. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They may have the best seats on the aeroplane, but they have no parachutes. The Sun (2012)I am going to buy an aeroplane to fly between two meetings each day. The Sun (2010)I have since lost interest in model aeroplanes and now leave them to the experts. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I have to get on an aeroplane to see one. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Clearly concerned about global warming, this pioneering firm has taken to flying its aeroplanes without very much fuel on board. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It could " see' one aeroplane and tell its altitude and so bring the night fighters into contact with it. Len Deighton BomberThere are those who complain they can't fit on aeroplane seats but live on fried food and barrels of cola. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Who is flying this aeroplane? Times, Sunday Times (2014)He dyed his hair grey and forged an ID card using transfers from a model aeroplane kit. The Sun (2015)I don't like the noise made by the model aeroplanes that fly over my house at weekends. The Sun (2009)In my first year at high school I had a model aeroplane that was the envy of the other students. Kiam, Victor Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)While the hall was filling up, they played sounds of aeroplanes, cars and so on. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I can't see the aeroplanes. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)He doesn't listen to operas, nor does he have an oddball hobby such as making model aeroplanes. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This is a series that tries to hype up the dangers facing young British pilots who fly small aeroplanes in Indonesia. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Now I'm going to teach him to how to fly a real aeroplane. The Sun (2014)We also bank the aeroplane and see how the it behaves if the pilot isn't touching the controls, and then we take over again. Times, Sunday Times (2016)

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Translations for 'aeroplane'

British English: aeroplane NOUN
An aeroplane is a vehicle with wings and one or more engines that enable it to fly through the air.

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