air freight


noun

a system of transporting freight by aircraft: Ship it by air freight.
freight transported by aircraft.
the charge for such transportation.

Origin of air freight

First recorded in 1925–30

Related forms

air freighter, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for air freight

air freight


noun

freight transported by aircraft

verb air-freight

(tr) to send (goods) to their destination by aircraft
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