Definition of pilotless in English:



  • See pilot

    • ‘The CIA launches Hellfires from pilotless Predator aircraft.’
    • ‘It is a reusable pilotless target aircraft, which has been accepted as the standard aerial target for the Indian Air Force, Navy and Army.’
    • ‘The budget devoted $29 billion to the war on terrorism and $9 billion to unconventional arms like pilotless spy planes carrying missiles and laser communications system for troops.’
    • ‘Hardly more effective, but at least proven to work, were the piggy-back aircraft: fighters clamped on top of pilotless bombers filled with explosives.’
    • ‘The attack was conducted by the Central Intelligence Agency using a pilotless drone aircraft firing hellfire missiles.’