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116 results for PILOT

31 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Oct 21, 201655AFrequent flier (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Tue Jul 26, 20167DCharles Lindbergh, e.g.Bruce Haight
Sun May 31, 201510DSeries openerTom McCoy
Tue Apr 28, 201550AFrequent flier (2)José Chardiet
Sat Aug 10, 201345DOne trying to avoid a banking crisis?Chris A. McGlothlin
Mon Jan 16, 201231DAviatorAndrea Carla Michaels
Sun Oct 9, 201154DLight on the stoveBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Jun 1, 20117DPre-episodeElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Apr 29, 201148DStove light (2)David Quarfoot
Mon Feb 22, 201063ACockpit occupantSteve Dobis
Tue Jun 9, 200966AIntroductory TV episodeSteve Dobis
Wed Dec 31, 200864AAltimeter userTim Wescott
Thu Dec 11, 20082DKitchen light (3)Jim Hilger
Tue Nov 25, 200818DTest for a sitcomCaleb Madison
Mon Apr 28, 20087DStove light (2)Gary Disch
Wed Mar 14, 200734DStove featurePeter A. Collins
Wed Nov 29, 200618DGas stove lightBarbara Olson
Wed Aug 4, 200412DPerson who sits in front of a cabinRaymond Hamel
Mon Aug 18, 200319A747 flierEd Early
Mon Nov 25, 200254DJet controllerRandall J. Hartman
Mon Oct 28, 20021ATest episode for a TV seriesRandy Sowell
Wed Feb 6, 200222DIt may be within your rangeJoe DiPietro
Wed Dec 26, 200115ATV series precursorEd Early
Sun Oct 28, 20012DPerson in a high chair?Michael Ashley
Sun Sep 24, 200073DKitchen light (3)Randolph Ross
Fri Jun 30, 20007DCommandMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Nov 28, 1999120AAce, maybeCathy Millhauser
Wed Jun 23, 19992DKitchen light (3)Alan Olschwang
Tue Mar 30, 199923AAce, e.g.Randy Sowell
Wed Oct 22, 199753DSeries sampleJohn D. Leavy
Sat Jul 13, 19964DMark Twain was oneEli Wesoff

2 results for PILOT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 29, 2012panda28DOne caught up in scheme of airmanMel Taub
Nov 6, 2005diagramless25ATV series testPaula Gamache

83 results for PILOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Nov 19, 199315AGuideBryant WhiteTaub
Sat Aug 28, 199354AType of fish or whaleBryant WhiteMaleska
Fri Jun 11, 199351ACockpit chiefCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thu Jun 3, 19937DKind of whaleRand H. BurnsMaleska
Thu Dec 17, 199245AWhale of a flier?Ronald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Tue Mar 12, 199112APrototypical filmVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 199099AJ. F. Cooper subjectNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Apr 22, 19906AJ. F. Cooper subjectMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thu Jan 18, 19905ASteerJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Apr 25, 198924DKind of light or whaleNancy JolineMaleska
Sat Nov 21, 198730DWiley Post was oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jun 24, 198464DConn manAlfio MicciMaleska
Wed May 2, 198451DTV film, sometimesWorthingMaleska
Tue Feb 21, 198441ASteersmanNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue Feb 14, 198451DEarhart was oneJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tue Jan 24, 198459ASteersmanBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Tue Nov 29, 198315AWord with light or filmFrances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Sun Oct 2, 198372AConn manRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 198314DWrong Way Corrigan was oneLouis SabinMaleska
Wed Aug 26, 198124DGuideChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Jul 12, 198149DTest filmTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Jun 29, 198124DGuideChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Mar 18, 19812DSitcom precursorC. J. AngioMaleska
Wed Jan 7, 19812DCooper's "The ___": 1823Joy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Jan 6, 198158ATV tryoutKay SullivanMaleska
Wed Dec 10, 198034DHelmsmanJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun Sep 9, 19793DHelmsmanA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jun 10, 197988DSky chiefMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Dec 24, 1978120ATwain was oneAnne FoxMaleska
Mon Jun 19, 197856ASteerMichelle ArnotMaleska
Sun May 29, 1977104ATV tryoutJoseph J. La FauciMaleska
Wed May 12, 197659ASample TV filmSophie FiermanWeng
Thu Dec 4, 197543DCockpit figureEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Thu Jul 10, 197534DSample TV programEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sun May 25, 19751AMan at the helmElizabeth YaroWeng
Mon Dec 25, 197236AFlierUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 17, 197225ACockpit manUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 26, 197215AKind of film or lightUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 18, 197227DFlierUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 12, 19716ASample TV filmGuido N. ScaratoWeng
Wed Sep 8, 197144ACockpit manUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 15, 197084DAutomatic ___Arthur BennettWeng
Sun Aug 9, 197062DFlierPhilip K.-YouritzinWeng
Wed Apr 1, 197040AMan at the helmUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 2, 197016AKind of TV filmUnknownWeng
Sat May 3, 196914AAirman.UnknownWeng
Sun Jan 12, 196938DFlyWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Fri Dec 15, 196715DWheelsman.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 24, 196760AType of film.Louis SabinFarrar
Sat Sep 16, 196717DGuide.Manny MillerFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 196640AWheelsman.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Apr 16, 196647DTrial unit, as in TV.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 22, 196630DFlier.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 11, 196552AKind of film.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 20, 196535DKind of fish.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 5, 196457DMark Twain, for one.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Aug 2, 196340AGuide.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 27, 196342AS.A.C. man.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 1961111AAirman.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Jun 8, 196115ALeader.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 22, 19619AType of TV show.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Dec 29, 195945DMember of U. S. A. F.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 10, 195947ALeader.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Fri Feb 13, 195932DWearer of wings.J. F. KellyFarrar
Fri May 16, 195848AHarbor guide.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 17, 19571DCooper tale (with "The").Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Tue Jul 17, 195655AOne of Lemay's men.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed May 23, 195657AMember of S. A. C.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun May 6, 195695AOne of Twining's men.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thu May 19, 195512DStengel or Durocher.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Apr 30, 195510DCooper novel about John Paul Jones (with "The").H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Nov 14, 1954117AUSAF member.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Oct 29, 195425DMember of SAC.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu May 27, 195441AAviator.Harold ReinFarrar
Tue Feb 16, 19542DKing of the harbor.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Thu Dec 31, 19532DOne of Gen. LeMay's men.Helen ChapmanFarrar
Tue Apr 7, 195310DCol. Royal N. Baker, for instance.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue May 6, 195227DThe man behind plexiglass.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 27, 195262DCapt. Jabara, for instance.Alice CookFarrar
Wed Nov 7, 195128DOperator of a Shooting Star.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 15, 195151DOne of Vandenberg's men.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 26, 1950107DNovel by Cooper, 1823.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Aug 20, 194440DFlier.Dan CaywoodFarrar