extra section


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extra section

An additional sortie by an airline to take the overflow of a fully booked flight.
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This year, as well as exciting new prizes, we've added an extra section for children.
Increases on popular JAL transpacific routes for the winter period include the addition of an extra section between Sao Paulo and Tokyo, resulting in three flights a week; bringing the Honolulu-Sapporo service from five to seven weekly, and doubling Honolulu-Sendai flights from one to two weekly.
Another thank-you to the editors for the Springfield Extra section.
All told, of the 95 films in the festival's official selection, 24 are first works, most in the offbeat Extra section, and 20 are from female helmers.
Spokeswoman Kathy Park said the main reason for the extra section is to create more space in the paper "to accommodate holiday advertising.
I was reading the March 13 Mailbag in the Springfield Extra section and found Trisha Barnes' letter regarding the SAFE program offered through Springfield School District in conjunction with Willamalane.
But it's very definitely not a "stretched" version: unlike most long-wheelbase limousines - which are made by simply cutting a standard car in half and gluing an extra section in the middle - the Phantom is actually built from scratch as a longer car - 250mm longer in fact.
The tickets for the Millennium Stadium game have been released by the Football Association of Wales which has earmarked an extra section of the ground for home supporters after the return of some of the Polish fans' ticket allocation.
We've also added an extra section that addresses some of the most frequently misquoted 'facts' surrounding the safety camera scheme.
People might think we just have to be given an extra section of the ground, next to the one we normally get, but it isn't as easy as that.
Aintree officials this year fitted an extra section of rail on the approach to the 90-degree turn.