flight plan(redirected from Flight plans)
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flight plan[′flīt ‚plan]
Information provided to air-traffic service units, giving in detail the proposed plan of flight, including times, altitudes, way points, and so on, and submitted for approval.
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ii. Specified information, provided to air traffic services units, relative to an intended flight or portion of a flight of an aircraft (ICAO). It is to be filed with an air traffic control facility either in writing or orally.
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