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air traffic

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noun
  1. aircraft moving in flight or on airport runways.
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Origin of air traffic

First recorded in 1910–15
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  • By degrees, as air-traffic grows, new laws and regulations will need to be applied.

    The Aeroplane

    Claude Grahame-White and Harry Harper


British Dictionary definitions for air traffic

air traffic

noun
  1. the organized movement of aircraft within a given space
  2. the passengers, cargo, or mail carried by aircraft
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