Lookout (disambiguation)

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A lookout or look-out is a person on a ship in charge of the observation of the sea for hazards, other ships, land, etc..

Lookout may also refer to:

Observers and observation[edit]

  • In aviation, the act of a pilot scanning the field of view for other aircraft which may pose a collision risk
  • Fire lookout, a person assigned the duty to look for fire from atop a building known as a Fire lookout tower
  • Overlook (also known as a lookout), an observation spot
  • The Lookout (Springfield Township), summit in Springfield Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania


Geographic features[edit]


Hong Kong
United States

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]


Other arts, entertainment, and media[edit]




Other uses[edit]

  • Lookout (architecture), a structural element used in roof framing
  • Kykuit (Dutch for "Lookout"), the Rockefeller estate in Pocantico Hills, New York
  • Lookout Air Raids, the minor but unique bombing air raid against US mainland during World War II

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