air fleet


Definition of air fleet

: a group or assemblage of aircraft (as of military aircraft under a single command) also : the military aircraft of a nation

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First Known Use of air fleet

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Air fleet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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