Meaning of “aircraft” - Learner’s Dictionary

aircraft

noun [ C ] us uk /ˈeəkrɑːft/ plural aircraft
Extra Examples
The aircraft was flying at a height of about 6000 metres.The aircraft missed each other by a matter of feet.The signals help aircraft pilots to navigate safely.Debris from the aircraft was scattered over a wide area.The aircraft was shot down in combat.

B2 a vehicle that can fly

(Definition of “aircraft” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)