What is airliner?

  • (noun): A commercial airplane that carries passengers.

Airliner

An airliner is a large fixed-wing aircraft for transporting passengers and cargo. Such aircraft are operated by airlines. Although the definition of an airliner can vary from country to country, an airliner is typically defined as an aircraft intended for carrying multiple passengers in commercial service.

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Boeing 747SP
... The Boeing 747SP is a modified version of the Boeing 747 jet airliner which was designed for ultra-long-range flights ... Air, who were looking for a high-capacity airliner with sufficient range to cover Pan Am's New York–Middle Eastern routes and Iran Air's planned Tehran–New York route ... The aircraft also was intended to provide Boeing with a mid-size wide-body airliner to compete with existing trijet airliners ...
Stinson Airliner
... The Stinson SM-6000 Airliner was a 1930s three-engined (trimotor) 10-passenger airliner designed and built by the Stinson Aircraft Corporation ... In 1932 the Model U Airliner was produced which had low-set stub wings with an engine mounted at each wingtip ...
Baggage Holds - Wide-body Airliners
... "Wide-body" airliners frequently have a compartment like the ones described above, typically called a "bulk bin" ...
Stinson Airliner - Variants
... SM-6000 Airliner 1930 initial production variant with three 215hp (160kW) Lycoming R-680 engines ... SM-6000-A Airliner 1930 variant available with different interior configurations ... SM-6000-B1 Airliner 1931 all passenger variant with better interior equipment ...
List Of Chinese Aircraft - Transport and Passenger Aircraft
... and variant of the Y-8 (as Y-8X) Y-10 Shanghai Boeing 707 class airliner, cancelled Y-11 Harbin 7 seats utility aircraft Y-12 Harbin 17 seats utility ...