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 Does Fleets Analyzer track engine utilization data? We are Cirium! (formerly FlightGlobal Help Desk) What is aircraft speed? What is aircraft altitude? Why is the ability to track the position of my flight with FlightStats' Flight Tracker unavailable, inconsistent, inaccurate, etc.? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.