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Low Flying (ICAO Definition)

Low Flying- Intentional low altitude flight not connected with a landing or takeoff, usually in preparation for or during observation work, demonstration, photography work, aerial application, training, sight seeing, ostentatious display, or other similar activity. For rotorcraft, this also includes hovering (not associated with landing or takeoff) and handling external loads. Low flying is a sub phase of the maneuvering phase of flight.

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