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Definition of the noun airliner
What does airliner mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: airliners
- a commercial airplane that carries passengers
- examples: A jet airliner does not admit of careless handling. | The pilot of an airliner is responsible for the safety of passengers. | Fighter jets were scrambled to intercept an airliner that deviated from its flight path.
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- more generic words: aeroplane / airplane / plane = an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets
- more specific terms:
Alternative definition of the noun airliner
- a passenger-carrying aircraft, especially one of a fleet operated by an airline.
Who is Airliner?
Airliner a.k.a. Com Truise is the stage name of Seth Haley, an American electronic musician originally from Oneida, New York, and later, Princeton, New Jersey. The name is a spoonerism of Tom Cruise. Originally an art director, he turned in his resignation prior to his first release as Com Truise. Prior to this, Seth Haley was a drum and bass DJ until he began to use the '80s style that he is known for today.
- genres: Electronic music, Drum and bass, Synthpop, Chillwave
- albums: "Cyanide Sisters", "Galactic Melt", "Fairlight", "In Decay", "Wave 1"
- official website: comtruise.com
"Airliner" is a video game.
- genre: Simulation video game
"AirLiner" is a 2011 musical album by Scammers.
- released in (4 years ago)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Airliner
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The Perfect Waltz (2005)
by Anne Gracie
The airliner is the old reliable Boeing 707320B airframe, with a flight deck crew of four (pilot, copilot, navigator, and flight engineer) and a “mission crew” of thirteen to eighteen controllers, supervisors, and technicians back in the main cabin.
Fighter Wing (2007)
A Guided Tour of an Air Force Combat Wing by Tom Clancy, John Gresham
The Boeing E3C Sentry AWACS looks like a large jet airliner being attacked by a small flying saucer. The airliner is the old reliable Boeing 707320B airframe, ...
by Soonhee Kim, Shena Ashley, W. Henry Lambright,
Landing an airliner is an activity that requires a form of cognition that cannot occur in a single human mind. Only through integration of the information and the skills of pilot, crew and air-traffic controllers – in concert with the information and ...
by LeRoy Paine
Airliner is the name given to the larger aircraft utilized for passengers. In early aviation history, airlines had minimal choices for airplanes. Originally, airliners were small and carried as few as one passenger or only cargo. The first airline was ...
by Bill Bryson
AirTran Airliner ( formerly Vi1lu]etAirlines) Alarlea A irli n er All Nippon Airway: (not —lines) Delta Air ...
by Mitchell Newton-Matza
Long Island, NewYork,Airliner Crash In July 1996, an airline crash occurred when Flight 800, bound for Europe, exploded shortly after takeoff from the John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York. All on board were killed.
by John E. Jessup
GULF AIRLINER breaking relations with Egypt after Cairo signed a peace accord with Israel. The U.S.-Oman defense agreement was implemented in 1 98 1 , when the U.S. began upgrading facilities on Masirah Island. In 1987, Omani Red ...
airliner noun: airliners An ...
by Kenneth E. Hendrickson III
The company attempted to recover quickly by pushing the Stratocruiser, a luxurious four-engine commercial airliner developed from the B-29, but sales were not as expected and the company sought other opportunities. These were found in ...
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Scrabble value of A1I1R1L1I1N1E1R1
The value of this 8-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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