Definition of “aircrew” - English Dictionary


“aircrew” in English

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aircrewnoun [ C, + sing/pl verb ]

uk /ˈeə.kruː/ us /ˈer.kruː/

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  • Instead the flight plan was dealt with manually and upon issue to the aircrew at the time of departure was manually typed by the pilot concerned into the aircraft computer units. 

(Definition of “aircrew” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“aircrew” in Business English

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aircrewnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeəkruː/ us

TRANSPORT the people who work on a plane, either to fly it or to take care of the passengers

(Definition of “aircrew” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)