Translation of "airlift" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /ˈeəlɪft/ us

a flight by an aircraft to move people or things when it is too difficult or too slow to travel by road

hava yolu ile taşıma
an airlift of medical supplies
airlift verb [ T ]

hava yoluyla nakletme
[ often passive ] Three small children were airlifted to safety.

(Translation of “airlift” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)