fly light

fly light

To skip or miss a meal. I'll just have some tea—I'm flying light today.
See also: fly, light

fly light

in. to skip a meal or eating. Nothing for me, thanks. I’m flying light today.
See also: fly, light
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Women could only earn their private licenses and fly light planes.
In 2009 he travelled to South Africa and learned to fly light aircraft, even completing solo flights above the African plains.
I also realize that perhaps some of us expected to be able to fly with only a driver's license much like what is allowed to fly light sport aircraft.
The ATG 1000 from Gogo offers a solution for pilots who fly light aircraft.
I know a couple of pilots who routinely fly light airplanes across oceans or vast stretches of very remote territory.
* Sport: Only fly light sport aircraft during daylight hours.
In his younger days he held a pilot's licence to fly light aircraft.
The Kestrel 3.0 autopilot features the Lockheed Martin industry leading Fly Light avionics technologies.
After learning to fly light aircraft in his teens, John began to buy aircraft in his 20s, eventually acquiring an ex-Qantas Boeing 707.
Above: Glass Globe light, PS10, Homebase Left: Kartell FLY light, PS160, John Lewis
She learned to fly light aircraft in South Africa in just six weeks, married photographer boyfriend Nick Wiltshire, became pregnant, and had son Oscar.
Women are taught to build, maintain and fly light aircraft in a four-year course that includes modules in community healthcare.