airlift

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  • He was airlifted to an area hospital where he died of his injuries five days later.
  • At that time it was the largest single airlift in US military history.
  • He completed the cross-country section, and was then airlifted to hospital.
  • Western said that their fleet will increase more rapidly due to the rising demand in airlift.
  • He was airlifted at his request by the Spanish government for treatment in his native country.
  • The air defense mission was changed to a military airlift mission.
  • He was airlifted to a Berlin hospital, but died later the following night.
  • These included both fighters providing close air support and theater airlift aircraft.
  • It was the first time such an instrument was airlifted as a complete unit.
  • Morris said he was airlifted out before the special forces group entered the compound.
  • She was airlifted to hospital, where she was informed that there was little chance that she would ever walk again.
  • He was airlifted to hospital, but died of his injuries on the way.
  • After three weeks a group of military transport aircraft airlifted the midshipmen to the other training location.
  • He was airlifted to hospital and died on the operating table.
  • The India-China airlift continued beyond the end of the war.
  • The plant was shut down, and all personnel on the island were airlifted out.
  • Soon after the storm struck, CARE operated airlifts of food to flooded areas.
  • Three of the wing's groups focused on specific airlift aircraft.
  • Key areas include supply, base infrastructure maintenance, security, medical services, airlift, and other services.
  • He was airlifted to an Athens hospital and a nine hour operation was required to save his arm.
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Meaning of airlift

  • noun Transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)
  • verb Fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means
    Food is airlifted into Bosnia