taxiing

The movement of an aircraft on the ground under its own power and without taking off. Helicopters may either taxi on the ground or hover taxi.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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  • Taxiing — Boeing 737 am Flughafen von Denpasar Taxiing (Verb: to taxi) ist ein englischer Begriff für die Bewegung eines Luftfahrzeugs auf dem Boden aus eigener Kraft. Dabei kann sich das Flugzeug bzw. das Luftfahrzeug auf Rädern, Kufen oder L …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • taxiing — noun The movement of aircraft on the ground in readiness for takeoff or after landing …   Wiktionary

  • taxiing —  for the act of moving a plane into position …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • taxiing —    for the act of moving a plane into position …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • taxiing — tax·i || tæksɪ n. cab, taxicab v. (about an airplane) move slowly along a runway before takeoff or after landing; cause an airplane to taxi; transport by taxicab; be transported by a taxi …   English contemporary dictionary

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