fly beneath (the/someone's) radar

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fly beneath (the/someone's) radar

To go without being noticed, detected, or addressed. A: "Have you heard this band's latest album?" B: "I didn't even know it was out, it must have flown beneath my radar." Every year, the government promises to do something about the homelessness problem, yet every year it seems to fly beneath the radar.
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After the commotion that accompanied her run to a first grand slam final in New York last year, American Madison Keys has been more than happy to fly beneath the radar in Melbourne.
After the conference, it is true that he assumed management of certain related activities having more significance than his later description suggested: "All the work was paperwork." He still managed to fly beneath the radar in many instances, mainly due to his field-grade rank and administrative status.
Plus, small clubs usually get to fly beneath the radar of foreign investors looking for a new play thing or a fast buck.
However, since they "fly beneath the radar" of the health care system, they usually are on their own.
Trojan horse programs fly beneath the radar, capturing passwords, credit card numbers, and other confidential information to send back to their master.
While private business owners make sure their enterprises are adequately covered for most perils, many believe that a privately held company can somehow fly beneath the radar screen in today's litigious society.