Jetway

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Jet·way

 (jĕt′wā′)
A trademark for a telescoping corridor that extends from an airport terminal to an aircraft that is used for the boarding and disembarkation of passengers.

jetway

(ˈdʒɛtweɪ)
n
(Aeronautics) a moving bridge that connects an airport gate to an aircraft

Jet•way

(ˈdʒɛtˌweɪ)
Trademark. a movable passageway in an airport connecting the terminal building to an airplane.
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Sources tell eTN that planes are currently stuck on the tarmac, with some planes which are as close as a few inches to their respective jetbridges unable to move.
United Airlines is abandoning testing of dual-end jetbridges following a malfunction in which a double-ended bridge hit and damaged the wing of a Boeing 757 at Denver International.
All Northwest customers will be able to transfer from flight to flight through fully enclosed jetbridges, eliminating the need to travel to their connecting flight by bus and protecting them from the elements during the boarding and deplaning processes.
NEW YORK -- HSBC, one of the world's largest financial services companies, today announced it has reached a five-year agreement to brand the interior and exterior of 112 jetbridges at Newark Liberty International Airport.
HSBC's brand initiative at JFK will make it the exclusive, non-airline advertiser on the interior and exterior of the jetbridges at JFK where HSBC will begin installing work from its "Different Points of View" global branding campaign this month.
Also, from February through May, 94% of jetbridges were in place at aircraft doors within 3 min.