air route


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air′ route`


n.
a designated route for aircraft flying between particular ground locations at specified minimum altitudes.
[1910–15]
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air route

The navigable airspace between two points, identified to the extent necessary for the application of flight rules.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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It is the first international all-cargo air route launched by Yunnan Airport Group since the China (Yunnan) Pilot Free Trade Zone was established in August.
"The vice president said that the alliance will "create even more connections in Africa to cities like Marrakech, Lagos, and Accra."American Airlines, according to Air Journal, will open four other air routes, including Dallas-Tel Aviv, and Chicago-Karkow flights.
The opening of the new air route will make it more convenient for Xinjiang enterprises to go global and boost local economy and industrial development, said Wan Xiang, general manager of a local logistics company.
Head of Iran's Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) Reza Jafarzadeh confirmed that the air route has been launched, and added that a host of foreign ministry officials and Mahan Air CEOs embarked on the first flight from Tehran to Caracas to finalize agreements for direct flights between the two countries.
He said the airline, plying on the Accra-Kumasi, Kumasi-Accra and Accra-Tamale air routes, was currently running three different promotion packages for its customers across the country and the West African sub-region.
'When there is a direct air route available, there will be more inflow of tourists at first and later businesses will also come,' he said, adding that the absence of direct air routes make tourists and businesses depend on a third country for connecting flights, consuming time and money.
Philippines eyes more international air routes !-- -- MANILA, Philippines The Department of Tourism (DOT) aims to further boost the number of international flights to and from the country as the Philippines is set to host two major aviation events.
According to a head of the Sanya Tourism Development Committee, signing the cooperation memorandum for the Sanya-Oslo air route is not only a fruitful achievement of Sanya's effort to grow the number of destinations that are within 12 hours travel time by air, but also a revitalization of Hainan's many years of effort in expanding into the Nordic market, as well as a further leveraging of the reform and opening-up policies made possible by the new visa-free policy.
"We are carefully reviewing (the air route changes) in the spirit of economic cooperation between the two Koreas," said an official, Tuesday, of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to The Korea Times, on condition of anonymity.
Asia dominated the list of the world's 20 busiest international air routes, with 14 operating to and from destinations in the region, Britain-based OAG said.
Photo: AFP CAIRO - 20 March 2018: Air Arabia company launched a regular air route between the Upper Egyptian city of Sohag and the Saudi city of Jeddah.
(TAP) -- The first plane coming from the Mitiga airport (Libya) is expected to land in on Thursday at the Djerba-Zarzis airport, as part of the resumption of the Djerba-Tripoli air route after several year-long interruption.