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Studies advised that commercial airliners should be flown over the site for two months. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Three men were charged in connection with the alleged plot to blow up transatlantic airliners. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Of the eight men in the dock only three were convicted of plotting to destroy transatlantic airliners. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The fact that a large airliner can disappear without trace is shocking in the 21st century. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The airliner is hijacked and lands on a remote island, which is undetected by any radar. The Sun (2014)Terrified relatives waiting to collect family in Manchester feared the airliner had been hijacked. The Sun (2013)Much of the blame for this misery lay with the jet stream, a river of wind at the altitude of jet airliners. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He had emerged during investigations into the men arrested that August in connection with the plot to blow up transatlantic airliners with liquid explosives. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A Russian airliner coming in to land suddenly pulled up as its pilot saw another plane on the ground. The Sun (2014)Russian weapons shot down MH17, a packed civilian airliner. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He said that the downturn in demand for passenger airliners was'about to hit'. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And yet because a Russian airliner was brought down, he wants to take the moral high ground. The Sun (2015)He was released in 1999 as part of a deal to secure the safety of passengers aboard a hijacked Indian airliner. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The first Saturn V flew barely a decade after the first pressurised jet airliner. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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British English: airliner NOUN
An airliner is a large aeroplane that is used for carrying passengers.
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