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jump seat

A removable seat between and just behind the pilot's and the co-pilot's seats. The seat is normally occupied by a flight engineer or an observer who can watch the instruments and operate some of the auxiliary controls.
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My jump seat rider told me that in her world, if she went to Proctor and Gamble for example, that company would look at her resume and if it showed that she had been working at one company for ten years, the company's reaction would be, "What the heck is wrong with you?
The attending paramedic is sitting in the jump seat and this guy's head is right in my lap.
Since the jump seat was open, the pilots allowed one of us to sit up front during each takeoff and landing--yet another bonus of this flight which was rapidly exceeding all our expectations.
A Taurus station wagon with a jump seat, a modern version of what used to be known in the old days as a rumble seat--the definition of which is left to the imagination.
And one great advantage I had given how short I am is that I was the only person who could sit in the jump seat right opposite the President in his limousine.
My job was to sit in the jump seat behind Moynihan and keep his glass full of champagne.
Delivery trucks with seating only for the driver, or only for the driver plus a folding jump seat.
The MV-1 can accommodate a passenger in a wheelchair and another five occupants, when equipped with an optional rear facing jump seat.
With seating for up to 12 passengers, including an optional crew jump seat, the Citation Longitude features a stand-up, 6-foot tall flat-floor cabin.
About four hours into the journey, purser Roberta Helmy had told the defendant's younger brother he could not sit in the crew's jump seat and Iqbal had responded in a "loud and aggressive" way.
The first officer, who lived at home with her parents, commuted across the country overnight in a jump seat in order to make the fatal flight.