What is aircraft bearing? Jeff Moyer August 06, 2013 22:20 Updated Follow The angle of the aircraft forward direction from a line pointing to magnetic north. Related articles Why is the ability to track the position of my flight with FlightStats' Flight Tracker unavailable, inconsistent, inaccurate, etc.? What is aircraft altitude? Does Fleets Analyzer track engine utilization data? We are Cirium! (formerly FlightGlobal Help Desk) What is ADS-B? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.