Meaning of AIRBORNE in English

adjective Date: 1641 done or being in the air ; being off the ground: as, carried through the air (as by an aircraft), supported especially by aerodynamic forces or propelled through the air by force, transported or carried by the air , trained for deployment by air and especially by parachute

Merriam Webster. Explanatory English dictionary Merriam Webster.      Толковый словарь английского языка Мерриам-Уэбстер.