Translation of reconnaissance in Spanish:

reconnaissance

Pronunciation: /rəˈkɑːnəzens; -səns; rɪˈkɒnɪsəns/

n

uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable
  • [Military/Militar] reconocimiento (masculine) air/ground reconnaissance reconocimiento aéreo/del terreno to make a reconnaissance hacer* un reconocimiento (before noun/delante del nombre) [mission/patrol] de reconocimiento
    More example sentences
    • Ark Royal launched many reconnaissances for gun positions and mines from March 13-17.
    • For the most part it was considered that air forces would be used primarily for scouting and reconnaissance missions, both overland and at sea.
    • It will predominantly feature surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft.

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