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  4. Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
  5. Transportation Vehicles (hierarchy name)
  6. vehicles (transportation)
  7. air and space transportation vehicles
  8. aircraft
  9. [aircraft by form]
  10. heavier than air aircraft
  11. fixed-wing aircraft
  12. airplanes
Scope note
Nontechnical term for heavier than air fixed-wing aircraft designed to utilize the pressures created by their motion through the air to lift and transport people and cargo; if possible use a more precise term.
Accepted term: 22-Jul-2024