sky marshal

an armed plainclothes federal marshal riding on an airliner to protect against skyjacking.

1965–70, Americanism Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
sky marshal
an armed security guard on a commercial aircraft

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Example sentences
The sky marshal's seat is one less that they can sell at a premium.
Reclaiming my time, the sky marshal program was established by.
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