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commercial aircraft

Aircraft flown for hire or reward or whose services are available as commercial transactions.
commercial aviation
i. Aircraft operated by a commercial concern for profit, as distinguished from military or private aviation (ICAO).
ii. The business and activities connected with employing commercial aircraft.
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