Translation of "airlift" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈeə.lɪft/ us /ˈer-/

an operation organized to move supplies or people by aircraft to or from a place that is difficult to reach because of war, a flood, etc.

puente aéreo
airlift verb uk us

Over 10,000 refugees were airlifted out of the region.

(Translation of “airlift” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)