air route


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

Origin of air route

First recorded in 1910–15 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples 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.

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