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direct flight

A flight, or a portion of it, not flown along airways but following direct routing from one place to another. It is a straight flight between two navigation fixes. See also direct.
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TUS Airways recently announced the commencement in December 2017, of new direct flights from Larnaca to Rome and Athens, as well as the launch of direct flights to Ioannina on February 16 and to Alexandroupoli at the end of March.
He said, 'The direct flights between both the countries were suspended last year.
Together with the Department of Tourism (DOT), SkyJet Airlines is positive that the direct flights from Manila to Camiguin shall boost the tourism potential of the island.
The DOT has begun to package Mindanao in this new direct flight 'knowing that a lot of people from Mindanao, especially the Muslim businesses, would really find this connection helpful and convenient.
We were very proud to welcome the first direct flight of SriLankan Airlines yesterday; while the first British Airways direct flight, from Heathrow International Airport, arrived today.
The South Korean government decided to open the direct flight route between Seoul and Tehran, which had been closed for decades, as world powers like the United States and Europe have removed political and economic sanctions against Iran earlier this year, which has completed the necessary steps to restrict its nuclear program.
His company opened direct flights from Manila to Dubai in 1990 and is now considering regional airports as part of its growth plans.
This is the first direct flight of the new campaign to broaden regional and international network of Cambodia Angkor Air.
Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA), under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, will also talk with its Korean counterpart for direct flight between Songshan Airport and Seoul Gimpo Airport, in an attempt to materialize the "golden flight circle" in East Asia, put forth by President Ma Ying-jeou, which will lead to close exchanges between the four metropolises in the aspects of commerce, finance, and technology.
Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India, calls for a direct flight between Birmingham International airport and Punjab's leading airport of Amristar to be restored due to overwhelming demand of among the local community.
The preliminary agreement on launching the direct flight was reached during the visit of the Iranian delegation to Belarus, addressing the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee on 23 October Morteazaq Tamadon siad adding taht the Minister of Transport and Communication of Iran is expected to come to Minsk soon to discuss the details of operating the direct flight between Minsk and Tehran.
Thailand's Bangkok Airways has, so far, operated the only direct flights to Siem Reap from abroad.

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