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Dutch engineer Carl Norden’s invention of a bombsight that could supposedly enable a bombardier to drop a missile into a pickle barrel from six miles up had made precision bombing possible.Wrestling with the strategy — and morality — of the firebombing of Japan|Diana Preston|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
Neither, staring through his bombsight, could bombardier Umphress.The Story of the American Journalists Who Landed on D-Day|Timothy M. Gay|June 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As a bombardier Yossarian is “the best man in the group at evasive action.”The Catch in “Catch-22”|Morris Dickstein|September 4, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The Canadian-built Bombardier Q400 turbo-prop had an automatic stall-protection system.The Year of Flying Dangerously|Clive Irving|December 23, 2009|DAILY BEAST
It was a different type of plane, a European-built ATR-72 (the Bombardier is a Canadian plane).Behind the Buffalo Crash|Clive Irving|February 13, 2009|DAILY BEAST
They were crouching in one of the gun-pits—a bombardier and three gunners, very cold and very miserable.
Fig. 508 presents Calosoma sycophanta pursuing a Bombardier (Brachinus explodens), which squirts out a vapour of pungent odour.The Insect World|Louis Figuier
Bombardier Havelock was wounded in the thigh by fragments of shell.Lest We Forget|John Gilbert Thompson
Pickersdyke swore as he had not done since he was a rough-riding bombardier.
He had made himself one moment of leisure, and visited Bombardier Lane, but without result.The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood|Arthur Griffiths