Definition of airlift:
Synonyms for airlift:
reverse, pinch, elevate, rustle, buzz, aerodynamic lift, elevation, aerospace, raising, rhytidectomy, air jump, air freight, ski tow, rhytidoplasty, air freight, eject, swipe, arise, air corridor, repeal, rise, heave, wind, plagiarise, captain, purloin, lift, rescind, nip and tuck, raise, air-to-air, bank, drop, ditch, move up, pilfer, come down, annul, abstract, go up, face-lift, airdrop, airborne, air pocket, filch, face lifting, uprise, hook, transportation, revoke, air traffic control, cabbage, sneak, nobble, vacate, elevator, hoist, plagiarize, snarf, countermand, airdrop, transportation, overturn, bring up, come up, airspeed, down, climb, ski lift, aerobatics, cosmetic surgery, air jump, facelift, rear, get up.
This ship was not unlike the great dirigibles of the Twentieth Century in shape, except that it had no suspended control car nor gondolas, no propellers, and no rudders, aside from a permanently fixed double- fishtail stabilizer at the rear, and a number of " keels" so arranged as to make the most of the repeller ray airlift columns.- "The Airlords of Han", Philip Francis Nowlan.
- "Prologue to an Analogue", Leigh Richmond.
- "Uller Uprising", Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr.