pilotnoun [ C ]uk /ˈpaɪ.lət/ us /ˈpaɪ.lət/
pilot noun [ C ] (AIRCRAFT)
- a fighter pilot
- a helicopter pilot
- The pilot had no recollection of the events leading up to the crash.
- Shortly before the crash the pilot had reported a malfunction of the aircraft's navigation system.
- The pilot and several passengers were held prisoner by the gunmen for 57 hours.