Hi, My readers! Have you ever gone somewhere by plane? If you so, I believe you will be very familiar in some Words related to the Airport and Flight. For this I want to share about some Words related to the Airport and Flight. (also read : Common Words Describe Weather)
Below are some Words related to the Airport and Flight:
Cheat sheet is a small piece of paper with answers or hints that you have with you
Departures are flights that are leaving this airport
Delayed (made to happen later than intended or expected). Maybe it has been delayed because of bad weather, too much air traffic, or technical problems.
Arrivals are flights that are landing at this airport
E-ticket is a ticket you purchased online and printed from your computer
Aisle seat is a seat next to the long walking path on the plane
Boarding pass is the ticket you give at the gates (has your seat number)
Seat belt is a belt that’s used to fasten you to the seat and keep you secure during the flight. (Also read : Thinking of Feeling)
Metals are items such as jewelers, coins, belt buckles, knives, keys
Liquids are anything that is not solid or hard or has a watery base such as a bottle of water, perfume or foundation.
Expired (no longer useful) = the date has passed
Check-in is an activity to show your ticket and ID and hand in your baggage
Connection is the point where your plane lands and you must catch another plane
Domestic (in the same country as the airport)
international (in a different country than the airport)
Book (a ticket). When we book a ticket, it means that we have reserved your place and paid for it.
Ticket (travel pass) is a printed piece of cardboard or paper showing that the holder is entitled to be traveling on a means of transport.
Airline (system of flying) is a system of commercial scheduled flights transporting people and goods, or a company that operates such a system, e.g. Singapore Airlines, Garuda Airways, British Airways. (Also read other article at : Air Mata Di Ujung Malam)
Identification (ID). Our ID or our personal identification is our official document that we need to ensure you are who we really are.
Passport (identification document) is an official document issued by the government of a country to a citizen that identifies the bearer and gives permission to travel to and from that country.
Visa is a special document that gives you permission to enter a country. Some countries have strict laws and depending where you’re from, you may need to obtain (get) a visa.
Boarding pass (additional ticket needed by passenger) is: an additional ticket or document that a passenger must have in order to be allowed onto an aircraft or ship
Boarding time is the time that people will be allowed to start entering the plane.
First class is the most expensive area of the plane. The seats of it are bigger and the service is better.
Business class is the area where people who are traveling for business purposes sit. It’s towards the front of the plane and the tickets are more expensive than normal tickets.
Economy class is a class of travel, especially on airlines, that is relatively low in price and carries the majority of passengers.
Security check is the process when we and our baggage are checked to make sure we are not carrying any prohibited items onto the airplane.
Customs is a place where goods and baggage are examined on entering a country to see what duty is payable on them and to check for smuggled goods, such as firearms (guns), drugs or too much money.
Fragile = easy broken
Gate is the area at an airport or a railroad or bus station where passengers arrive and depart.
Long – haul flight is a flight that travels a long distance in one go. For example, a long-haul flight would be flying from Jakarta to Mecca.
One-way (ticket) means that we do not want to return to our destination. The opposite of a one-way ticket is a return ticket.
Stopover (layover) is a usually brief halt on a journey.
Travel agent is a person who will help us to organize our travel plans and book our flights.
Direct Flight means that the flight number will not change, but in many cases our flight will indeed stop. We may even need to change planes completely.
Nonstop Flight is the continuing flight without a stop. This flight will take us exactly where we want to go, without stopping or causing you to change planes and lose your comfortable position.
The cabin is the name for the interior of the aircraft where the passengers sit.
That’s all about Words related to the Airport and Flight I can share. I hope our post about Words related to the Airport and Flight above can be useful for us to increase our English vocabulary. (also read : Indonesian Translation of Color)