APORTS Full Form

Meaning : Aerial ports and air operating bases

Category : Military
Sub Category : Bases & Installations

What does APORTS mean or stand for ?

Aerial ports are military Air force bases and terminals that operate aircraft specifically carrying cargo.Just like a sea port,these aerial ports onload and offload cargo from the planes that land there and are also responsible for their onward logistical journey by road to the disclosed location.In addition to these duties,the cargo needs to be inspected by the senior officers in charge before going into the loading bay and after they arrive from another aerial port.