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operate

As it relates to an aircraft, it means to fly or use the aircraft, or to cause or permit the aircraft to fly, be used, or be in any place, whether or not the person is present with the aircraft. Operator has a corresponding meaning.
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They will be operated for Delta Connection in a two-class configuration.
The PM control efficiency of a properly engineered and operated wet scrubber nearly approaches that of a dry system (Table 2).
The JFK-San Diego service will be operated with 148-seat 737- 800s while the JFK-Greensboro flights will be operated by Delta Connection carrier Comair using a mix of 40- and 50-seat regional jets.
The court was perplexed and unable to resolve the question of what would constitute a "retail department store" to be operated continuously.
The flights will be operated with three-class Boeing 777- 200 aircraft that in total will provide 834 seats per week per direction.