bomber aircrew


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Noun1.bomber aircrew - the crew of a bomber
air crew, aircrew - the crew of an aircraft
bombardier - the member of a bomber crew responsible for using the bombsight and releasing the bombs on the target
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The AR-5 served as the basis of the MA-1 Aircrew Survival Rifle designed for the new XB-70 manned bomber aircrew's survival kits and was adopted by the USAF in 1956, as a replacement for the M6.
CAMPAIGNERS were forging ahead today with plans to erect an official memorial commemorating thousands of bomber aircrew who lost their lives during the Second World War.
Francis writes, 'While fighter pilots tended to conceptualize their war as one in which the individual could still feel that he had freedom of action and could control his fate, bomber aircrew demonstrated much more definitively the fact that the flyer was ultimately a man disciplined by technology'.