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Being or designating a jet aircraft having a narrow fuselage with seats for passengers on either side of a single aisle running the length of the fuselage.
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Adj.1.narrow-bodied - having a relatively narrow body
bodied - having a body or a body of a specified kind; often used in combination; "strong-bodied"; "big-bodied"
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KARACHI -- Government of Sindh has been reluctant to ban narrow-bodied public transport minibuses and coaches in Karachi, despite fully knowing that the widebodied buses are the only solution to poor commuting system in the port city.
Located in Tucson International Airport, Ascent has served narrow-bodied aircraft.
New York (AirGuide - Inside Air Travel) Bombardier's long-awaited, narrow-bodied CSeries aircraft are scheduled to enter into service next year, marking a pivotal point for the company.
AIRBUS has won two new orders for its A320 series of narrow-bodied airliners bringing the total ordered to more than 10,200.
In December 2013, Air Canada placed an order for narrow-bodied 737s.
Programme to replace fleet for narrow-bodied fleet of S included the acquisition of 20 A320 aircraft, that would replace all the Boeing 737-800 aircraft and expand the fleet to support S route expansion plans into Africa.
Topcu told reporters in 2013 it was not clear how many wide and narrow-bodied planes would be ordered for between 2020-2023 and added Boeing had not made an offer regarding its long-awaited next generation 777X model.
But growing demand from Asia, particularly for narrow-bodied aircraft to satisfy China and India's booming domestic travel industry, means companies such as Stillington-based Darchem Engineering, are expanding.