air freight


noun

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

Nearby words

  1. air fleet,
  2. air force,
  3. air force cross,
  4. air force one,
  5. air forces,
  6. air freshener,
  7. air frost,
  8. air gap,
  9. air gauge,
  10. air guitar


Origin of air freight

First recorded in 1925–30

Related formsair 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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