from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An airport equipped for jet aircraft.

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  • n. an airport served by jet aircraft


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  • Portland, Maine's tiny jetport has non-existent city traffic and virtually no lines, which translates into the perfect last-minute arrival -- certainly not more than an hour prior to departure.

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  • In addition, the jetport reported 14 consecutive record months since May 2007.

    Maine airport posts record numbers

  • More than 1.7 million passengers flew in or out of the jetport during the period, eclipsing the previous record of more than 1.5 million passengers in fiscal 2007 and making Portland the fastest growing airport in New England, according to figures compiled from data from airlines.

    Maine airport posts record numbers

  • A jetport study commissioned three years ago found that 41% of air travelers in the greater Portland market area flew out of Boston's Logan International Airport and 16% flew out of what is now Boston-Manchester Regional Airport in New Hampshire.

    Maine airport posts record numbers

  • "Residents of the Greater Portland area have begun to see the jetport as a great affordable alternative to airports an hour or two hours drive away."

    Maine airport posts record numbers

  • "I'm often really impressed with a small city's airports," says food and travel writer Adam Graham, who says he's found fantastic lobster wraps at the Shipyard Pub at Portland Maine's jetport.

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  • Reassured, he proceeded to the jetport and boarded a flight to the dome of Gobdom.

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  • This past weekend, my teenage daughter and I were seated in the Portland, Maine jetport waiting for our delayed flight back to Virginia after a blissful week in coastal Maine.

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  • Then up to central New Jersey for one last family call--a cousin of mine and his wife, including a tour this morning through The Great Swamp in Basking Ridge, a large and excellently run wild life preserve that local residents saved from becoming a jetport.

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  • GRACE: Now, it ` s my understanding he was shot in the jetport.

    CNN Transcript Dec 7, 2005


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