the explosion of a bomb or shell in midair.
the explosion of a bomb, shell, etc, in the air
a short-range or medium-range commercial passenger airplane, especially one that is part of a frequent shuttlelike service between two popular destinations. Contemporary Examples Essential to that model are the two bestselling airplanes in the world: the Boeing 737 and the airbus A320. Budget Airlines to Blame for Plane Crashes? Clive Irving July 27, 2010 At […]
- Air cargo
cargo transported or to be transported by an air carrier. Historical Examples And behind that was the air cargo building where a policeman was requested on top. Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15) The President’s Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy Any policeman on the air cargo building would be […]
- Air carrier
a commercial carrier utilizing aircraft as its means of transport; an airline, as for passengers or freight. an aircraft meeting specified requirements, for use by an airline. Contemporary Examples But what starts out as an angry letter to an air carrier becomes a meditation on his layover in life. The Daily Beast Recommends The Daily […]
- Air casing
a casing for the funnel of a powered vessel, large enough to provide an air space all around the funnel.