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aerotaxis

[‚e·rō′tak·səs]
(biology)
The movement of an organism, especially aerobic and anaerobic bacteria, with reference to the direction of oxygen or air.
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According to eyewitnesses on the ground, the Russian built single-engine bi-plane, operated by state carrier Aerotaxi, flew very low and appeared to be missing a wing before it plummeted into the shallow water.
Reports from the area said the Britons were among 17 people killed when the AN-2 plane, operated by Cuban airline Aerotaxi, went down at 4.
Built at the western end of the runway--far away enough to ensure discreet operations--this terminal operates flights for AeroCaribbean, AeroGaviota and AeroTaxi, three airlines controlled by Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces and serving local and regional tourism needs.
Nearly a dozen airlines serve the airport, including Cubana de Aviacion, Gaviota, AeroTaxi and AeroCaribbean, American Eagle (charters), Air Jamaica and various Canadian and European charters.
court against six Cubans who hijacked an Aerotaxi DC-3 to Florida.
On 19 March 2003, the six men hijacked an Aerotaxi aircraft from Cuba's Isle of Youth airport in Nueva Gerona, and forced it to fly to Key West.