jetliner

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n jetliner a large jet plane that carries passengers
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Usage

In literature:

Nurse Gloria Farrow waved at me from the ramp of the jetliner, and I ran forward to collect her baggage.
"Highways in Hiding" by George Oliver Smith
I'm leaving for Solis Lacus on the jetliner tonight.
"Rebels of the Red Planet" by Charles Louis Fontenay
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In news:

A district judge ruled Wednesday that British investigators have until next week to investigate the suspects arrested in an alleged plot to blow up as many as 10 transatlantic jetliners, saying they could be kept in custody without charge.
A jetliner plunges to the ground, or the quaking earth shears the framework of skyscrapers.
The 11th anniversary ceremony of the Sept 11 terror attacks has begun in New York with a moment of silence to mark the moment that the first hijacked jetliner crashed into the World Trade Center in 2001.
Bloomberg Hong Kong Airbus has won an order for 60 A320 planes from state-backed China Eastern Airlines, less than two weeks after the European Union backed down in a dispute with the government in Beijing over jetliner-emission levies.
France backed Airbus on Tuesday in a row with Germany over funding for its next jetliner, in a sign of lingering tension following the collapse of a European aerospace industry merger.
Qatari official touched off bomb scare by smoking in jetliner bathroom.
An ambulance sits in front of a Vueling jetliner that arrived from more.
One of the latest offerings depicts a cartoon jetliner crashing into the two towers.
In the 40 years since he jumped out of the back of a hijacked jetliner over the Pacific Northwest with a parachute and a bundle of cash, "D. B. Cooper" has been an enigma, an object of recurring speculation driven by one question.
A passenger who claimed to have a device surgically implanted inside her spurred authorities to divert a North Carolina-bound jetliner to Maine on Tuesday, federal officials said.
He jumped from more than three times the height of the average cruising altitude for jetliners.
Is poised to retake the global lead in jetliner deliveries for the first time in a decade, after delivering almost two dozen more jets through November than Airbus SAS, its larger rival.
One American, Peter Adler, was on-board a doomed Russian jetliner that crashed in Indonesia.
Nigerian accused of trying to blow up jetliner on behalf of al-Qaida on Christmas 2009.
A Frontier Airlines jetliner arrives at Denver International Airport in 2010.
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