air attache

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Noun1.air attache - a military attache who is a commissioned or warrant officer in an air forceair attache - a military attache who is a commissioned or warrant officer in an air force
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
military attache - an attache who is a specialist in military matters
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After being invalided home, he was later assigned a job as an assistant air attache at the British Embassy in Washington, DC, which as this documentary points out, led to encounters with everyone from Disney to President Roosevelt, as well as a foray into British Intelligence.
In 1937, Dodd had lost credibility, Smith had gained immense support from his military superiors, foreign intelligence was lining up with his own reports, and Smith gained a new assistant air attache, Major Albert Vanaman, who possessed top-of-the-line aeronautical expertise (Smith 106).

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