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seaplane aircraft

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Equipped with floats in place of undercarriage for landing on and taking off from water.

seat sale

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Special return air fare offered by airlines on European scheduled flights for travel during periods of low demand, subject to various restrictions, for a maximum stay of one ...

sleeper seat

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A reclining transport seat usually provided in the first class cabin on long haul flights, designed to be adjustable to a sleeping position. Also called dormette.

tachograph

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An instrument for recording the distance travelled and the speed of a bus, coach or truck.

aircraft stacking

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Term used for aircraft flying in large circles at two or more levels at busy airports awaiting permission to land.

back-to-back

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A sequence of group arrivals and departures arranged so as to maximize the utilization of the means of transport or accommodation. For example, a charter aircraft transports a ...

baggage claim area

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An area of a transportation terminal where accompanied checked baggage is claimed by passengers on arrival at the destination.