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Synonyms for sortie

Synonyms for sortie

a military action in which besieged troops burst forth from their position

(military) an operational flight by a single aircraft (as in a military operation)

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If you think the Sortie looks big, that's no illusion.
That sortie, and all others flown that day were carried out with the new version of the Autonomic Logistics Information System.
The mayor, who came from a Palawan sortie, told the audience his flight just got delayed.
Le projet qui est en train d'etre finalise, devrait permettre de mieux organiser les sorties sur les marches internationaux pour les credits.
A Casablanca, on annonce pour la semaine qui vient la sortie du film Graines de grenade de Abdellah Ferkouss.
Le delai de 24h a ete necessaire afin de permettre aux controleurs de vol, aux ingenieurs et aux astronautes au sol de terminer les preparations et les repetitions de la sortie au laboratoire NBL (Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory) de la NASA a Houston, a explique la NASA.
From being an instructor/aircraft commander in the C-21 to a combat mission ready Instructor Pilot (IP) in the B-1, my sortie count decreased by 84 percent and hours flown decreased by 59 percent.
Duterte bared the owner of the chopper he used during a campaign sortie here.
La cellule de crise se reunit ce dimanche dans le gouvernorat de Tataouine pour examiner ces revendications qui portent notamment sur la suppression de la taxe de sortie du sol tunisien imposee aux Libyens (30 dinars).
Howe, project managers at the Air Force Logistics Management Agency, examine the effect decreasing average sortie duration (ASD) would have on the cost per flying hour (CPFH) for the F-15C/D.
These future requirements include more unmanned airborne platforms, increased multi-mission aircraft, more engagements per sortie, richer tactics, battlespace volatility, and the need for smaller staffs.
I had just completed my first sortie of a two sortie pit and go.
So when Ben flew that sortie at Fort Myer the acceptance flight was for 10 miles at an average speed of 42.
5-Popuce : Elle a termine deuxieme lors de sa derniere sortie sur 1 200 metres, reconduite apres coup sous la houlette de l'excellent jocey A.