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See also: aérostat
aerostat (plural aerostats)
- An aircraft, such as a dirigible or balloon, that derives its lift from buoyancy rather than from wings or rotors.
- A moored balloon flown in a semi-permanent manner, as a border patrol monitoring balloon affixed at 18,000 feet (~6km).
- (lighter-than-air craft, with respect to its weight relationship with air): aerodyne
Translations to be checked
declension of aerostat
- aerostat in Polish dictionaries at PWN
aerostat m (Cyrillic spelling аеростат)