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Definition of the noun airmanship

What does airmanship mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: airmanships

  1. the art of operating aircraft
    • lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
    • synonym of airmanship: aviation
    • more generic words: art / artistry / prowess = a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation


Airmanship is skill and knowledge applied to aerial navigation, similar to seamanship in maritime navigation. Airmanship covers a broad range of desirable behaviors and abilities in an aviator. It is not simply a measure of skill or technique, but also a measure of a pilot’s awareness of the aircraft, the environment in which it operates, and of his own capabilities.

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Google previewAirplane Flying Handbook (2017)

FAA-H-8083-3B by Federal Aviation Administration

Airmanship is a broad term that includes a sound knowledge of and experience with the principles of flight, the knowledge, experience, and ability to operate an airplane with competence and precision both on the ground and in ...

Google previewThe Absolute Beginners Guide to Becoming a Pilot (2013)

by Jason Dearn

Airmanship is a vital skill, in the General aviation world the airspace at smaller airfields and aerodromes is less controlled than at major airports, in terms of air/ ground and information services rather than an a full air traffic control service.

Google previewStratospheric Flight (2011)

Aeronautics at the Limit by Andras Sóbester

Airmanship is a combination of characteristics. It is hard to describe precisely; it is one of those things that you 'know when you see it.' It involves at least one part pilot skill, one part judgement, one part knowledge, and one part experience.

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

teletype tintype tripe type underripe unripe windpipe wipe IP accountantship acquaintanceship admiralship airmanship airship airstrip apostleship apprenticeship assessorship authorship battleship bipartisanship blip brinkmanship bullwhip.

Google previewDictionary of English Spelling (2005)

by Martin H. Manser

airborne airbus air- conditioned air-conditioning air-cooled aircraft aircraft- carrier aircraftman aircraftwoman airer airfield airflow airfreight airgun airily airiness airless airlift airline airliner airlock airmail airman airmanship airport airsea airship ...

Google previewPilot's Encyclopedia of Aeronautical Knowledge (2013)

Federal Aviation Administration by Federal Aviation Administration Federal Aviation Administration

They are the airmanship abilities that are gained through conventional training, are perfected, and become almost automatic through experience. SPATIAL DISORIENTATION—Specifically refers tothe lack of orientationwithregard totheposition ...

Google previewDictionary of Aviation (1911)

by Robert Morris Pierce

airmanship 'e:z-man,Sip n. the art or skill of a good airman: the practis of managing balloons or aircraft ; aero- nautism; aeronautics; aviation. air-mass V:r, imi:s n. a mass or volume of atmosferic air. air-mastery 'e:z,masta-zi n. mastery ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

round-trip, sales slip, sheep-dip, sideslip, spaceship, starship, steamship, township, transship, unzip, V-chip, wardship, warship, wing tip; airmanship, authorship, battleship, biochip, brinkmanship, censorship, chairmanship, comic strip, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

steamship, thaneship, township, transship, troopship, unship, unzip, wardship, warship airmanship, authorship, battleship, biochip, brinkmanship, censorship, chairmanship, chaplainship, chieftainship, churchmanship, coverslip, dealership, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia and Dictionary of Education (1922)

A Comprehensive, Practical and Authoritative Guide on All Matters Connected with Education, Including Educational Principles and Practice, Various Types of Teaching Institutions, and Educational Systems Throughout the World by Foster Watson

Air Pilotage and Map Reading; Practical Flying; Airmanship; Reconnaissance Reports and Observers' Training. 6. Drill, Discipline and General Efficiency. The annual fees range from £75 in the case of the son of a private gentleman through ...

Google previewThe Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English (1912)

For Use in Schools and Colleges by Francis George Fowler

whence c airmansHiP n.; keeper of Bath- chair; (Hist) one of two sedan-bearers. chaise (shin), n. Pleasure or travelling carriage of various shapes, usu. now low, fourwheeled, 8: open. with one or two ponies ...

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Airmanship Meaning

Video shows what airmanship means. Skill in and knowledge of the work of navigating and operating an aircraft.. Airmanship Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Scrabble value of A1I1R1M3A1N1S1H4I1P3

The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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