Definition of leading aircraftman in English:

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leading aircraftman


noun (plural leading aircraftmen)

A rank held by a man in the RAF, above aircraftman and below senior aircraftman.
Example sentences
  • The 24-man team, ranging in age, rank and experience from leading aircraftmen to group captains, is the pick of the 30-odd hopefuls who turned out on February 27 at Blacksmith's Beach south of Newcastle for the Air Force selection trials.
  • Workshop attendees ranged in rank from leading aircraftman / woman to squadron leader and were drawn from units across the Air Force.
  • To conduct the planned activities safely, it was split into four groups, with senior leading aircraftmen and women and junior corporals appointed as team leaders.
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