U.S. Air Force. an enlisted person of one of the three lowest ranks (airman basic, airman, airman first class ).Abbreviation: Amn
a member of a military aircrew.
(in other countries) an enlisted person in the air force.
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How to use airman in a sentence
We talk about four pillars of an airman in comprehensive airmen fitness.
Malaysian leaders have turned the airmen into scapegoats without a single persuasive fact.The Baseless Rush to Blame the Pilots of Flight 370 | Clive Irving | March 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
For now, Neubauer is in the weather course, marching to class along with the other new Airmen.Spies, Lies, and Rape in the Air Force: An Undercover Agent's Story | Jacob Siegel | March 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
While other Airmen focused on adapting to the military culture and passing their courses, Neubauer was leading a double life.Spies, Lies, and Rape in the Air Force: An Undercover Agent's Story | Jacob Siegel | March 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Still others are convinced that the airmen returned to America but began new, anonymous lives.Will These Men Ever Come Home? The Search for Missing WWII Pilots in “Vanished” | Jordan Michael Smith | November 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Roond an' roond ain another the dauntless airmen caircled, the noo above, the noo below the ither.Tam O' The Scoots | Edgar Wallace
Stability was of prime importance and the airmen of a few years ago labored desperately to attain it.
This was the machine in which the two famous German airmen, Immelmann and Boelke performed some of their most daring exploits.
Its general construction did not entirely meet with the approval of expert airmen who looked it over.
Our airmen showed the most dauntless courage, and they continually outwitted and outmaneuvered the slower thinking Hun.
British Dictionary definitions for airman
an aviator, esp a man who serves in his country's air force
- airwoman, fem n
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