Definition of Air transportation system
1. Noun. A transportation system for moving passengers or goods by air.
Generic synonyms: Transit, Transportation, Transportation System
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Literary usage of Air transportation system
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1. Decadal Survey of Civil Aeronautics: Foundation for the Future by National Research Council (U.S.). (2006)
"A more capable air transportation system could also enhance homeland security. For example, a next- generation air transportation system that uses a ..."
2. Aviation Safety: Congressional Hearing edited by Slade Gorton (2000)
"General aviation is an important link in our national air transportation system, and one that should not be overlooked in the FAA funding debate. ..."
3. Assessment of Millimeter-Wave and Terahertz Technology for Detection and by National Research Council (U.S.) (2007)
"Defending the US air transportation system against chemical and biological threats, 3. Millimeter-wavelength and terahertz technology for the detection and ..."
4. Aeronautics Innovation: NASA's Challenges and Opportunities by Stephen A. Merrill (2006)
"The reports highlight the following problems, among others: A strained air transportation system. Air transportation in the United States has, in a sense, ..."