Wide-body aircraft

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Term wide-body aircraft
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narrow-body aircraft

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a large transport aircraft with internal cabin width sufficient for normal passenger seating to be divided into three axial groups by two aisles (in practice this means not less than 4.72 metres (15.6 feet).

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

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