Checking in at the airport (Tip of the Week 31)


Check before you check-in - english vocabulary - Nick Ponter

Tip of the Week 31 is a refresher of air travel English (from Tip of the Week 9)

This looks at the vocabulary of checking in at the airport.

airport – Flughafen
arrivals – Ankunft
baggage – Gepäck
baggage trolley – Gepäckwagen
check-in counter – Abfertigungsschalter
counter – Schalter
departures – Abflug
departure screen – Abflugbildschirm
long stay car park – Langzeitparkplatz
short stay car park – Kurzzeitparkplatz
terminal – Terminal
checking-in – Abfertigung
aisle seat – Gangplatz
boarding card – Bordkarte
boarding time – Boardingzeit
excess baggage – Übergepäck
flight number – Flugnummer
flight ticket – Flugticket
gate number – Flugsteignummer
hand baggage – Handgepäck
liquids – Flüssigkeiten
sharp objects – scharfe Gegenstände
seat – Sitzplatz
size – Größe
weight – Gewicht
window seat – Fensterplatz

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