Example sentences for: aboard

How can you use “aboard” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A l-Quds al-Arabi also reported that bin Laden's mother flew into Qandahar aboard a private plane last month with a message from Saudi officials, threatening bin Laden that he would be putting his brothers' lives at risk if he targeted any member of the Saudi ruling family.

  • Their bags were either screened for explosives or held off their flight until they were confirmed to be aboard.

  • The emergency call lasted approximately 25 minutes, as Ong calmly and professionally relayed information about events taking place aboard the airplane to authorities on the ground.

  • All 64 people aboard the airliner were killed, as were 125 people inside the Pentagon (70 civilians and 55 military service members).

  • Jeans mentions one modern authority, whose identity I should like to know, who makes the intriguing suggestion that horses aboard sailing ships often had to be lifted overboard into the sea to relieve their thirst, a theory that even Jeans regards as ludicrous.

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