Glossary of Airline Terminology

Wide-Body Aircraft

Generally considered to be any airliner with more than one aisle in the passenger cabin. Examples of wide-body aircraft include the Airbus A300, A310, A330, A340, A350 and A380; the Boeing B-747, B-767, B-777, B-787, DC-10 and MD-11. Technically, any aircraft with a fuselage diameter in excess of 200 inches may be considered a widebody.

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