There is no problem with that caution and vigilance due to the speed of the plane
as long as he did it shortly before the Meeqat, as the requirement is to make the
intention while being at the Meeqat or aligning to it.
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Those who spend their wealth in charity day and night, secretly and openly—their reward is with their Lord, and there will be no fear for them, nor will they grieve.”
– The Holy Quran 2:274