airport airport  /ˈɛr ˌpɔrt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Ben Gurion Airport, near Tel Aviv, Israel's only international airport, has an enviable record.
  2. Next day the pilot was to put on a show at the dedication of the airport's new terminal building, a great, shiny green-glass cavern with an aluminum and stainless-steel structure.
  3. Yet most flying executives still face a bothersome trip from office to airport, then from a landing field to their customer's office.

News

  1. Airport offers free WiFi

    The Laredo International Airport has announced that passengers now have free access to Internet while inside the airport terminal.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Laredo Morning Times

  2. Airport sees a decrease in passengers

    The number of people traveling through Memphis International Airport is decreasing. The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority reported there were more than 440,000 passengers in May.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WMCTV Memphis

  3. Airport to Everest presents a risky flight

    Airport to Everest presents a risky flight Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 9:46 am, Monday, June 17, 2013 Carved out of the side of a mountain, the airport was built by Sir Edmund Hillary in 1965 — 12 years after he became the first man to conquer the world's highest peak ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

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Quotes

  1. "I remember landing under sniper fire," Senator Clinton said last week. "There was supposed to be some kind of a greeting ceremony at the airport, but instead we just ran with our heads down."
    on Mar 26, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  2. "Today is a very special occasion for our country. We are all very happy and indeed very proud of the completion of our one of the world's largest airport terminals in a record time of 37 months," said Dr Singh.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Oneindia

  3. "I can confirm that we believe the incident at Glasgow airport is linked to the events in London yesterday," Rae said at a news conference. "There are clearly similarities and we can confirm that this is being treated as a terrorist...
    on Jun 30, 2007 By: Willie Rae Source: ABC News

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