Example sentences for: passengers

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

  • The Pan American plane landed in Cairo and was blown up after its passengers were released.

  • Launched on the River Clyde in Scotland in 1936 for the Cunard line, the Queen Mary is 1,019 ft (310 m) long, displaces 81,237 tons, and carried a complement of 1,174 officers and crew, with accommodation for 1,959 passengers.

  • The WP runs an editorial and a letter today bearing on the controversy sparked when a D.C. taxi commissioner said that cabdrivers should for their own safety refuse to pick up "dangerous-looking" young black male passengers and avoid taking fares to "dangerous neighborhoods."

  • NORAD officials have maintained consistently that had the passengers not caused United 93 to crash, the military would have prevented it from reaching Washington, D.C.

  • All the papers note that among the doomed passengers were Jonathan Mann, the first director of the World Health Organization's AIDS program, several other U.N. officials, and a lawyer who worked on behalf of African refugees.

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