Translation of warplane in Spanish:


avión de combate, n.

Pronunciation /ˈwɔrˌpleɪn//ˈwɔːpleɪn/


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    avión de combate masculine
    • US warplanes bombed Kandahar airport yesterday as Pashtun tribesmen fought Arab fighters on the ground.
    • According to Hill, Australian warplanes will not bomb schools and hospitals.
    • In the meantime, there were repeated air strikes on the city from US warplanes and helicopter gunships.
    • He said that about a dozen warplanes had dropped bombs on the target, accompanied by support planes.
    • A BBC correspondent said between 10 and 12 people were killed Sunday when a U.S. warplane bombed a convoy carrying U.S. Special Forces and Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq.
    • The site remained in Iraqi hands yesterday, a day after a US warplane dropped four bunker-buster bombs and blasted a smoking crater 60 feet deep at the restaurant.
    • In 1991, it was the scene of one of the worst atrocities of the first Persian Gulf War, when a British warplane dropped bombs on a crowded market, killing 150 civilians.
    • Stafford at one time was one of the museum's prime contractors for restoring historic warplanes.
    • A warplane dropped a 550-pound bomb on a building where he and other Hamas leaders were meeting, but Yassin escaped with just a small wound to his hand.
    • A U.S. warplane dropped two bombs on a suspected insurgent command center near Ramadi on Wednesday, the AP said, adding that it was not known whether casualties resulted.
    • Whenever the noise of warplanes began the child would mime the approaching bombers, sweeping her arms through the air.
    • Shortly after, I began learning to fly with the sole goal of flying vintage warplanes.
    • RAF and United States warplanes bombed three sites in southern Iraq yesterday in the biggest display of allied air power for six months.
    • There is a sizable military garrison in the country and US warplanes are familiar sights at Saudi air force bases.
    • The warplanes and helicopter gunships were ready, their crews primed to deliver precision strikes.
    • The claim was flatly denied by the Ministry of Defence, which said no UK warplanes had been on bombing missions.
    • In the worst of a series of friendly fire incidents, 18 American special forces and their Kurdish allies were killed when they were bombed by a US warplane.
    • Two Palestinian policemen crouch as a bomb from an Israeli warplane hits a camp of Palestinian President Yasser Arafat's Force 17 security force, in Gaza City on Tuesday.
    • We need guns and rockets, bombs and warplanes, tanks and warships for our defence.
    • The US forces destroyed two houses from which they were taking fire, one being destroyed by a 500 pound bomb from a warplane they called in.