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Forced Landing
The action of an aeroplane in coming to earth other than at the will of the pilot
Forumite
One who frequently reads and/or posts messages in The Aerodrome Forum
Fug
A heavy, stale atmosphere, especially the musty air of an overcrowded or poorly ventilated room such as an RFC mess (in which, we are told, the windows were never opened, even in summer, because pilots treasured being warm).
Fug-boots
Vulgar British term for the leather, thigh-length boots that pilots sometimes wore.
Fuselage
The body of a tractor aeroplane
Gap
The distance between the upper and lower wings of a biplane
Gas Bag
Slang term for airships
Gazetted
Announced or published in The London Gazette
Gimper
A bird who won't quit
Harry Tate
Nickname for the British R.E.8
 
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