12/2/19 Areas in an airport 1

Departure lounge 
The area in an airport where passengers wait before getting onto an airplane.

GateThe specific area in an airport where passengers board a plane for a flight. Gates are located in concourses found in terminals of the airport; each flight will have a different gate number.

Jet bridge 
A jet bridge is an enclosed, movable connector which extends a terminal gate to a plane, allowing passengers to board and disembark without having to go outside.

Baggage claim 
The area in an airport where arriving passengers can collect the baggage that has been carried in the hold of the aircraft E