air route


noun

a designated route for aircraft flying between particular ground locations at specified minimum altitudes.

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Origin of air route

First recorded in 1910–15
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Example sentences from the Web for air route

  • That's what I thought you could do, but your evident impatience made me wonder if you had an air-route you could travel by.

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  • I shall travel by the air-route,” he added; “it is so much quicker, and far less fatiguing.