A no-fly zone, also known as a no-flight zone (NFZ), or air exclusion zone (AEZ), is a territory or area created by a military power over which specific aircraft are not allowed to fly. Such zones are usually created in an enemy power's territory during a conflict to stop air attacks.
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- Long, Robert A. (June 2012). The Coercive Efficacy of Air Exclusion Zones Myth or Reality (PDF) (Thesis). United States Air Force School of Advanced Air and Space Studies. Retrieved 31 January 2019.
Fortunately, a more complete concept, the Air Exclusion Zone (AEZ), will satisfy those seeking clarity.