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transitive verb overflies, overflying, overflew, overflown
- The Australian space safety regime has been modelled on the US rules, but has been made even tighter because some of the rockets will have to overfly the Australian mainland.
- We now understand that helicopters are overflying the Green Zone.
- The government granted permission for US military aircraft to land and overfly Ireland only on the basis that they are not part of any military operation.
- Please contact Syrian air control and arrange for us permission to overfly Syrian airspace en route to Baghdad.