fifth freedom rights

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

One of the Freedoms of the Air, defined under the Chicago Convention in 1944.

NounEdit

fifth freedom rights pl ‎(plural only)

  1. The right of an airline of one country to land in a different country, pick up passengers, and carry them on to a third country — e.g. a British airline flying to France, collecting passengers, and taking them to Italy.