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Go or put on board an aircraft.[no object] ‘some travellers spend the night before emplaning the next day for New York’[with object] ‘an airport that emplanes 100 passengers or more per day’
be in time for, reach in time, make, get toView synonyms
- ‘Bangalore is expected to take away a chunk of the traffic as more people from the software capital are emplaning towards the US every day.’
- ‘The city sought an airport that would provide a positive passenger experience and meet service expectations, while challenging the designers to hold the cost per enplaned passenger to a fixed amount.’
- ‘It now requires all aircraft operators who enplane or deplane passengers into a sterile area at an airport to conduct screening before departure.’
- ‘The individuals who wish to cheer for India can sign on the card with ‘inspiring’ messages that would be presented to Indian cricketers before they emplane for South Africa.’
- ‘Although the players appeared clearly unhappy as they prepared to emplane, they were not willing to speak on record.’
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