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Master Aircrew

Line breaks: Mas¦ter Air|crew

Definition of Master Aircrew in English:

noun

A generic RAF rank equivalent to warrant officer, only applied to members of an aircrew.
Example sentences
  • The Master Aircrew ranks and trades are still extant though they have gone through some changes of title over the years.
  • The RAF said: "The Master Aircrew assessed the situation and, seeing that lives were at immediate risk, prepared himself to be winched.
  • With experience and further training, you can progress to flight sergeant then to master aircrew.

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