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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.
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(Aeronautics) a moving bridge that connects an airport gate to an aircraft
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Trademark. a movable passageway in an airport connecting the terminal building to an airplane.
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According to the report, the mobile staircase collided with the aerobridge No.
Included in the NAIA Terminal 2 rehabilitation work are the expansion of the departure check-in hall and arrival baggage area; architectural improvements in passenger movement areas; upgrade of aerobridge areas and elevated roadway; new glass wall panels and partitions; upgrade of air-conditioning system, power, lightings, fire protection, and electronics and communications systems; installation of an improved flight information display system and a new public address system; and waterproofing works for building exterior, among others.
Minutes later, as I walked down the aerobridge, I could see rays of the early-afternoon London sun slicing in through the glass cladding.
AIU also revealed that the passenger informed them that he had received the currency from an unknown person in the aerobridge area.
MIAA will likewise upgrade the terminal's walls, columns, beams and soffit finishes at the arrival and departure passenger movement areas, aerobridge areas and elevated roadway.
Firstly, the pilot was unable to connect the plane to the terminal via an aerobridge as there was no ground staff to assist in the removal of the body at the time the flight landed (2.30 am local time Monday).
Some months after a brand-new aerobridge collapsed and the ceiling of one of the airport's main baggage handling section also came down, we are told that the customs cargo (airfreight unit) building at airport has started caving in.
An unidentified man was injured after the aerobridge collapsed at the airport.
RAWALPINDI -- Six months after the multi-billion rupees Islamabad International Airport (IIA) was made operational, a passenger boarding bridge, commonly known as aerobridge, collapsed moments after it was disconnected from a plane early on Tuesday.
Luggage retrieval is now 6.5 minutes, reduced from 11 minutes, referring to getting the first bag on baggage claim after aircraft reaches aerobridge stand for domestic flights 87 percent of the time.
The Langkawi International Airport will see an aerobridge expansion, and double its capacity from 1.5 million to three million passengers, and only taxis will be allowed to operate from the airport.