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air mile

n.
A unit of distance in air travel, equal to one international nautical mile (6,076.115 feet).

air mile

n
(Units) another name for nautical mile1

in′terna′tional nau′tical mile′


n.
a unit of distance at sea or in the air equal to 1.852 kilometers, based on the distance of one minute of arc of a great circle of the earth, and used in the U.S. since 1959.
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Noun1.air mile - a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
nautical linear unit - a linear unit of distance used in navigation
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Customers receive 1 Air Mile for every AED 1 spent on letstango.
Under the partnership, Air Miles members in the UAE will earn one Air Mile for every AED 1 they spend on any of Zurich's motor, home or travel insurance packages.
A minimum of 500 Avios will be awarded on all fares on services under 500 air miles and on longer routes one Avio will be awarded per air mile, and business class travellers will earn 1.
The new card is in addition to the 40,000 Miles & More users registered in Cyprus and earns 1 air mile for each euro spent, enjoys the same benefits as all Miles & More cards, including air travel insurance, and offers discounts at 700 hotels, restaurants and shops in Cyprus.
Loizides said that the Miles & More card offers "a rich package of benefits", including: one air mile per euro of purchases; redemption of air miles for flights to over 1,000 destinations around the world by more than 40 airlines in addition to Lufthansa; special offers and discounts at more than 700 hotels, restaurants and shops across Cyprus through Piraeus Bank's "Enjoy More" rewards scheme; free travel insurance; and unlimited life for air miles, provided the Visa card is used at least once a month.
On eight occasions, air mile points were allegedly added to her account instead of being removed.
By 'double dipping', with named retailers such as Tesco and Shell, collectors get one Air Mile for every pounds 10 spent on their credit cards - instead of the usual rate of one for every pounds 20.
You can collect one air mile for every pounds 5 you spend, but you could just cut up the card after the first call.
com or by calling 1-877-MyAirMiles) will offer up to one million air miles to each customer, exchanging one air mile for each dollar of his or her mortgage.
Corporate clients, who operate on credit, will earn one Air Mile for every dirham, Bahraini dinar or Qatari riyal spent, while consumer clients, who pay cash, will earn two Air Miles for every dirham, dinar or riyal spent using the company's courier service.
Take air miles cards, which offer people the chance to receive free air tickets in return for making everyday purchases.
The new card, based on affiliation with major airlines at home and abroad, offers a high level of air miles, evergreen Citi NEW PremierMiles, and diverse redemption programs.