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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun airline:

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Definition of the noun airline

What does airline mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: airlines

  1. a hose that carries air under pressure
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of airline: air hose
    • more generic words: hose / hosepipe = a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas
  2. a commercial enterprise that provides scheduled flights for passengers
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonyms of airline: airline business / airway
    • more generic word: line = a commercial organization serving as a common carrier
    • part: fleet = group of aircraft operating together under the same ownership

Alternative definition of the noun airline

noun

  1. A company that flies airplanes to transport people and goods.

Film

Airline is a British television series produced by Yorkshire Television for the ITV network in 1982.

Game

"Airline" is a video game.

  • genre: Strategy video game

Music

"Airline" is a musical album of ETI.

  • released on (7 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. Airline was a brand of electric and acoustic guitars made in the United States from 1958-68 by the Valco Manufacturing Company, and sold through the Montgomery Ward mail-order retail company. Today, old Valco guitars are played by a wide array of bands and artists including David Bowie, The Cure, PJ Harvey, and Calexico, yet they are most popularly associated with Jack White of The White Stripes. Due to their re-emerging popularity in contemporary rock music, and their relative scarcity in the guitar-sale market, original Res-O-Glas guitars in excellent condition are known to sell for as much as $1,500-$3,000 U.S.
    • also known as JB Hutto Montgomery Airline
  2. Airline is a fly on the wall television programme, produced in the United Kingdom that showcases the daily happenings of passengers, ground workers and on-board staff of Britannia and later EasyJet. The show was broadcast between 1998 and 2007 on ITV, is often repeated on ITV2 and shown on syndication on Pick. The programme's success sparked a US version of the series, following American low-cost airline Southwest Airlines.
  3. Airline is an American reality television series that showcases the daily happenings of passengers, ground workers and on-board staff members of Southwest Airlines. The series debuted on January 5, 2004 on A&E and ran for three seasons.
    • begun on and completed on (9 years ago)
    • 70 episodes of 30 or 21 minutes each, in 3 seasons
    • countries: United States of America, United Kingdom
    • genre: Reality television
    • award: - People's Choice Award for Favorite Reality Show - Other
    • official website: www.aetv.com/airline
  4. The airline this baggage rule refers to.
  5. The airline for which we have baggage fee information.
  6. Airline a.k.a. ICAO airline namespace is a namespace.

Phrases with Airline

  1. airline business
  2. National Airline

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Airline

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Google previewFoundations of Airline Finance (2010)

Methodology and Practice by Bijan Vasigh, Ken Fleming, Liam Mackay

The only part of an operating lease that effects the financial statements of the airline is the rental expense that is recorded on...

Google previewStick It to the Man (2009)

How to Skirt the Law, Scam Your Enemies, and Screw Big, Fat, Stupid, Lazy Corporations... For Fun and Profit! by Greg Lewis, Ronald Lewis

The advantage, of course, of making your reservation directly from the hotel or airline is that it will be easier for you to make changes later on. But here's one exception. At the time of this writing, Orbitz will let you cancel a flight within twenty -four ...

Google previewAn Introduction to Data Envelopment Analysis (2003)

A Tool for Performance Measurement by R Ramanathan

For each, prepare a table showing the inefficient airlines for which the efficient airline is a peer. 8. The data, choice of inputs and choice of output in this exercise are based on the article, Shafer and Byrd (2000). The efficiency of organizational ...

Google previewBest Practice in Performance Coaching (2011)

A Handbook for Leaders, Coaches, HR Professionals and Organizations by Carol Wilson

Not much has changed in that respect – it has just got bigger, and the great thing about owning an airline is that you can ship 300 people across the world to a party. In Carol's day, it was more like eight of us in a ski chalet where the hot water ...

Google previewPerformance Coaching (2014)

A Complete Guide to Best Practice Coaching and Training by Carol Wilson

Not much has changed in that respect – it has just got bigger, and the great thing about owning an airline is that you can ship 300 people across the world to a party. In Carol's day, it was more like eight of us in a ski chalet where the hot water ...

Google previewHow to Build a Share Portfolio (2011)

A Practical Guide to Selecting and Monitoring a Portfolio of Shares by Rodney Hobson

2: BA It would be wrong, however, to assume that the self-styled World's Favourite Airline is an investment you could lock away and forget about. Since the start of the millennium BA shares have fallen from 470p to 100p, zoomed to ...

Google previewPublic Relations Cases (2012)

by Jerry Hendrix, Darrell Hayes, Pallavi Kumar

SUMMARY While Air New Zealand is a household name in its native country, off shore, the airline is a small carrier in a saturated market. In order to develop brand awareness and differentiation in North America, Air New Zealand decided to ...

Google previewAirline Marketing and Management (2012)

by Mr Stephen Shaw

One explanation for this apparent contradiction is that aviation is seen as a glamorous and exciting industry by many, and that the dream to set up and own one's own airline is a continuing one for those with large egos and deep pockets.

Google previewA Dictionary of Travel and Tourism Terminology (2005)

by Allan Beaver

airline reservations systems airline safety airport airport art AlTO alternate restaurant alternative airport. 27 travel agents, which merely need validating with the agent's airline plate before issuance. BSP tickets and documents are, however, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African Airlines (1998)

by Ben R. Guttery

Efforts toward privatization are beginning in Africa and will surely reach the airline industry. These examples of government ownership and control may be considered a hindrance in a world market driven by economics, but without this control, ...

Google previewDictionary for Air Travel and Tourism Activities (2008)

Over 7,100 terms on Airlines, Tourism, Hospitality, Cruises, Car Rentals, GDS, Geography, Climate, Ecology, Business, Customs, and Organizations Subjects by Homero E. Martinez

Airline Codes (GDS): The two-digit alphabetic or alphanumeric code or the three- digit numeric indicators that identify...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Interest Groups and Lobbyists in the United States (2015)

by Immanuel Ness

it represents just 53,000 members—a relatively small figure by comparison to some ofitsfellow AFL-CIO member unions—the Airline Pilots Association (ALPA) represents nevertheless a powerful voice in Washington, D.C., through its active ...

Google previewThe Complete Encyclopedia of African American History (2015)

by Jessie Carney Smith, Lean'tin Bracks, Linda T Wynn

was the first black top executive of a major airline, Eastern Airlines. A graduate of Lincoln University in Pennsylvania, Plinton became a pilot instructor for the United States Army Air Corps in 1935 and ...

Google previewWorkers in America: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2013)

by Robert E. Weir

AIRLINE STRIKES In the 19th and early 20th centuries most long-distance freight and passengers were carried by railroads. After World War II, and particularly after the introduction of jet engines during the 19505, many of the services once ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Hospitality Management 2nd Edition (2012)

by Abraham Pizam

Figure 1 Airline Sales Response Curve. Figure 4 Airline Sales Response Curve. 512 Price customization Sales Volume Variable Cost The desire to set prices by individual customer further implies that each customer has a different reservation ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the 1950s (2000)

by James Stuart Olson

AIRLINE INDUSTRY 9 commercial airline industry adopted a number of military technologies that made passenger travel faster and more efficient. Aircraft also became larger, allowing them to carry more passengers per trip and reduce ticket ...

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Small photo of FRANKFURT,GERMANY-AUG 10:Boeing 737 of Turkish Airlines on August 10,2015 in Frankfurt,Germany.Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey.Small photo of MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 3th 2015: Aircraft Boeing 737, of El Al Israel Airlines airline, is taking off from Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suarez airport, on May 3th 2015. Israeli airliner. Cloudy day of spring.Small photo of MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 23th 2015: Aircraft -Boeing 767-323-, of -American Airlines- airline, landing on Madrid-Barajas -Adolfo Suarez- airport, on May 23th 2015.Small photo of MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 3th 2015: Aircraft Boeing 737, of El Al Israel Airlines airline, is taking off from Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suarez airport, on May 3th 2015. Israeli airliner. Cloudy day of spring.Small photo of FRANKFURT,GERMANY-APRIL 21:Airbus A330 of Turkish Airlines on April 21,2016 in Frankfurt,Germany.Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey.Small photo of MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 23th 2015: Aircraft Boeing 767, of American Airlines airline, is landing on Madrid - Barajas, Adolfo Suarez, airport, on May 23th 2015. Blue sky with some clouds.Small photo of FRANKFURT,GERMANY-MAY 26: Middle East Airlines Airbus A320 on May 26,2015 in Frankfurt,Germany.Middle East Airlines - national flag-carrier airline of Lebanon, with its head office in Beirut. More...

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Quotes about Airline

The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage. (Mark Russell)
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Scrabble value of A1I1R1L1I1N1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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