aircrew

or air crew

[ air-kroo ]
/ ˈɛərˌkru /

noun

U.S. Air Force. the crew of an aircraft.

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Origin of aircrew

First recorded in 1920–25; air1 + crew1
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British Dictionary definitions for aircrew

aircrew
/ (ˈɛəˌkruː) /

noun

(sometimes functioning as plural) the crew of an aircraft
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