nonscheduled airline

An airline operating only chartered flights, maintaining no flights on a fixed schedule of departures and arrivals.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • nonscheduled airline passenger — A passenger on the aircraft of a nonscheduled airline. 29A Am J Rev ed Ins § 1261 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nonscheduled — (ˈ) ̷ ̷ at non + adjective Etymology: non (I) + scheduled, past participle of schedule : licensed to carry passengers or freight by air between authorized points as frequently as demand requires and not on a regular schedule a nonscheduled… …   Useful english dictionary

  • airline — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. [air] carrier, airways; air shuttle. See aviation. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. air carrier, commercial airline, air passenger carrier, air freight carrier, air service, scheduled airline, commuter airline …   English dictionary for students

  • nonscheduled — ☆ nonscheduled [nän΄skej′oold ] adj. designating or of an airline, plane, etc. licensed for commercial flights as warranted by demand rather than on a regular schedule …   English World dictionary

  • nonscheduled — /non skej oohld, oold, ooh euhld/; Brit. /non shed yoohld, shej oohld/, adj. 1. not scheduled; not entered on or having a schedule; unscheduled: nonscheduled activities. 2. (of an airline) authorized to carry passengers or freight between… …   Universalium

  • nonscheduled — non•sched•uled [[t]nɒnˈskɛdʒ uld, ʊld, u əld[/t]] brit. [[t] ˈʃɛd yuld, ˈʃɛdʒ uld[/t]] adj. cvb (of an airline or plane) authorized to carry passengers or freight between specified points as demand warrants, rather than on a regular schedule •… …   From formal English to slang

  • nonsked — “+|sked noun ( s) Etymology: by shortening & alteration from nonscheduled : an air transport carrier that offers service at irregular times, at less frequent intervals, and often at lower fares than certificated scheduled service; also : a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • non-sked — ☆ non sked [nän΄sked′ ] adj. Informal NONSCHEDULED n. Informal a nonscheduled airline, plane, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • non-sked — ☆ non sked [nän΄sked′ ] adj. Informal NONSCHEDULED n. Informal a nonscheduled airline, plane, etc …   English World dictionary

  • nonsked — /non sked /, n. Informal. a nonscheduled airline or plane: He got his training with the nonskeds. [1945 50, Amer.; NON + sked (shortening and resp. of SCHEDULE)] * * * …   Universalium

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