Translation of overfly in Spanish:

overfly

sobrevolar, v.

Pronunciation /əʊvəˈflʌɪ//ˌoʊvərˈflaɪ/

transitive verboverflew, overflying, overflown

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    sobrevolar
    • Please contact Syrian air control and arrange for us permission to overfly Syrian airspace en route to Baghdad.
    • 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.
    • 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.