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An aircraft crew member in charge of loading and unloading cargo or heavy weapons.
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the crew member of an aircraft responsible for the cargo
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(ˈloʊdˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər)

an aircrew member responsible for the loading and stowage of cargo aboard an aircraft.
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An Air Force technician qualified to plan loads, to operate auxiliary materials handling equipment, and to supervise loading and unloading of aircraft.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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