Example sentences for: piloted

How can you use “piloted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And that boozy old fool who piloted the Exxon Valdez --I'm sending him a bouquet of daffodils."

  • IRS piloted the compensation plan in fiscal year 2000 with the top senior executives that report to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue and used it for all senior executives in fiscal year 2001.

  • The paper challenges Branson's spin that the balloon, piloted by Branson, Steve Fossett, and Per Lindstrand, had ditched in "shark-infested waters."

  • They piloted the explosives-laden boat alongside the USS Cole, made friendly gestures to crew members, and detonated the bomb.

  • You'd think Petersen would have fun staging an airborne showdown, but there's not a scene in Air Force One that wasn't done 10 times better in the underrated Kurt Russell hijacked-airplane thriller, Executive Decision . That movie had the good sense to leave its absurd politics (first Chechen, then Middle Eastern) on the margins, and to focus instead on the scary ordeal of being stuck on a plane piloted by crazies.

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