air lane


noun

a route regularly used by airplanes; airway.

Origin of air lane

First recorded in 1910–15
Also called skyway.
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Related Words for air lane

corridor, skyway

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Historical Examples of air lane

  • Three minutes later they were in the air flying an air-lane in the dark.

    Gypsy Flight

    Roy J. Snell