air controlman

plural air controlmen

Definition of air controlman

: a petty officer in the U.S. Navy having as a specialty the control and coordination of air traffic on airfields, seadromes, and carriers

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First Known Use of air controlman

1947, in the meaning defined above

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“Air controlman.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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