air transportation system


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Noun1.air transportation system - a transportation system for moving passengers or goods by airair transportation system - a transportation system for moving passengers or goods by air
hub-and-spoke, hub-and-spoke system - a system of air transportation in which local airports offer air transportation to a central airport where long-distance flights are available
transportation, transportation system, transit - a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
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To meet the requirements of the future air navigation system of CAAC, and reference to the US The Next Generation Air Transportation System and Single European Sky ATM Research, the civil aircraft cockpit is designed to operate under System Wide Information Management, allowing the flight to meet the more efficient time requirements of the overall airspace usage.
"Regional airlines are reliant upon getting passengers to a larger airport to connect into the national air transportation system and on to a final destination from there."
A total of 137 intercontinental destinations are available via Frankfurt -- underscoring its role as a leading hub in the global air transportation system. In addition, Frankfurt Airport is handling an average of 1,500 flights per day -- more than any other European airport.
The mega project was going to provide us with the enhancement of geographical linkages having improved road, rail and air transportation system with frequent and free exchanges of services, he mentioned and underlined the need for people to people contact for enhancing understanding through academic, cultural and regional knowledge.
The mega project is going to provide us with the enhancement of geographical linkages having improved road, rail and air transportation system with frequent and free exchanges of services, he added and underlined the need of people to people contact for enhancing understanding through academic, cultural and regional knowledge.
Even NASA is onboard with this vision for the future, and has an Urban Air Mobility (UAM) research team working toward this goal, which the agency calls "a safe and efficient air transportation system where everything from small package delivery drones to passenger-carrying air taxis operate over populated areas, from small towns to the largest cities."
Our commercial air transportation system in the U.S.
The Convention on International Civil Aviation (also known as Chicago Convention) was signed on 7 December 1944 with the objective of promoting safe and efficient air transportation system.
Vladivostok International Airport is strategically important for the development of the air transportation system in the region due to its geographical location at the crossing of two air routes between the Russian Far East and the Asia Pacific region.
OThese new rules build on our past work in ensuring that our air transportation system is accessible for everyone, while balancing both airlinesO and passengersO need for flexibility.O In addition, automated kiosks installed in airports for quick boarding services must also be accessible to passengers.
It is at present insufficient to address the growing demands of air transportation system, thus affecting our international linkages especially in business and tourism," Bulacan Representative Linabelle Ruth Villarica, among those who filed the resolution, said in a statement Saturday.

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