Meaning of climb-out in English:



  • The part of a flight of an aircraft after take-off and before it reaches a level altitude.

    ‘During the climb-out, the copilot's airspeed dropped to zero, and his altimeter dropped 2,000 feet.’
    • ‘The pilot nearly departed the airplane on the top of our climb-out.’
    • ‘On the climb-out, the cockpit was least uncomfortable when I ran the defog lever full forward.’
    • ‘We departed Whidbey on runway 25 and began our standard climb-out.’
    • ‘Not until I raised the gear on our climb-out did I notice something was not right.’