Translation of "jettison" - English-German dictionary

jettison

verb /ˈdʒetisn/

to throw (cargo etc) overboard to lighten a ship, aircraft etc in times of danger

über Bord werfen
When one of the engines failed, the aeroplane crew jettisoned the luggage.

(Translation of “jettison” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)