Airline hub

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An airline hub is an airport that an airline uses as a transfer point to get passengers to their intended destination.[1]

The airport is part of a "hub and spoke model".[1]

Some airlines may use only a single hub, while other airlines use multiple hubs.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Air Canada, "Industry Overview and Competitive Environment," Initial Annual Information Form, March 27, 2007, p. 9 [PDF 11 of 75]; retrieved 2012-1-22.
  2. Air Canada, p. 17 [PDF 19 of 75]; retrieved 2012-1-22.