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air-to-air Syllabification: air-to-air
Pronunciation: /ˈe(ə)r də ˈˌe(ə)r/

Definition of air-to-air in English:


Directed or operating from one aircraft to another in flight.
Example sentences
  • The Air Force's two 707 air-to-air refuelling aircraft on deployment are due to return home soon.
  • The very first air-to-air missile was an aircraft rocket designed primarily for antiballoon or anti-Zeppelin work.
  • Some added more flight time by posing as enemy aircraft for air-to-air battles.
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