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What is "Cockpit" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 04-Apr-2024 (3 months, 16 days ago)
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Cockpit
On boats, the area towards the stern of a small decked vessel that houses the rudder controls. In aircrafts, The cockpit contains instrumentation and controls which enable the pilot to fly the aircraft

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