Hub airport

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Term hub airport
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(general context) "any airport having numerous inbound and outbound flights and a high percentage of connecting traffic".

(context of scheduling and marketing) "an airport where many of its inbound and outbound schedules are coordinated with the aim of producing the most convenient connections and/or transshipment for passengers, freight and/or mail".

Definition Source

ICAO (2004), doc. 9626, Manual on the Regulation of International Air Transport

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