air commander

noun

Definition of air commander

  1. :  a military officer in charge of combat flight operations Standing orders dictated that no air commander could send out a two-group combat wing; the risk of total annihilation of such a small defensive force was too great. — Martin W. Bowman, Castles in the Air, 2000

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1917

First Known Use of air commander

1917


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