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ultra-high-capacity transport aircraft [1 record]

Record 1 2002-10-24


Subject field(s)
  • Types of Aircraft

A type of aircraft currently under consideration by some aircraft manufacturers that is expected to have over 600 seats. [Definition officially approved by ICAO.]


ultra-high-capacity transport aircraft; UHCT; very large commercial transport aircraft; VLCT; very large transport aeroplane; VLTA: terms and abbreviations officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Key term(s)
  • ultra high capacity transport aircraft
  • very large transport airplane


  • Types d'aéronefs

Type d'aéronef qu'étudient actuellement certains avionneurs et qui devrait avoir plus de 600 places. [Définition uniformisée par l'OACI.]


avion de transport à capacité ultra-élevée; avion de transport de très gros tonnage; très gros avion de transport; VLTA : termes et abréviation uniformisés par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Key term(s)
  • avion de transport à capacité ultra élevée


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Tipos de aeronaves

Tipo de aeronave que están estudiando algunos fabricantes de aeronaves y que se supone tendrá más de 600 plazas. [Definición aceptada oficialmente por la OACI.]


aeronave de transporte de capacidad ultra grande; UHCT; aeronave muy grande de transporte comercial; VLCT; VLTA: términos y abreviaturas aceptados oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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