An airport departures board

An airport departures board

Read an airport departures board to practise and improve your reading skills. 

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and do the exercises.


Reading text
Time Flight Destination Gate Remarks
10:45 XZ 3265 Chennai 17 Departed
10:50 SQ 0972 Amsterdam 23 Departed
11:00 SQ 2509 Mexico City 19 Departed
11:05 RT 9122 Buenos Aires 34 Cancelled
11:10 XZ 6005 Los Angeles 05 Final call
11:20 QE 0078 Beijing 33 Final call
11:25 TY 2053 Christchurch 56 Delayed
11:25 ER 7452 Seoul 25 Boarding
11:30 XZ 0352 Moscow 12 Boarding
11:35 XZ 0569 Kuala Lumpur 27 Gate change

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Submitted by Safe_Mode on Wed, 07/06/2023 - 16:07


I flew in Armenia, Turkey and Kazakhstan in this year. I'd like to visit Spain, Montenegro and Portugal. These are my plans for the closest future

Submitted by Mari_ana'' on Wed, 26/04/2023 - 20:36


I don't travel by plane very often, but I would like to visit Christchurch in New Zealand, Los Angeles in USA, London in England and several other countries in the world.

Submitted by Miss zahra on Fri, 31/03/2023 - 08:17


I used to travel by plane at least once a week when i was student in the other city. but during the last three years i did not have experience to travel because of corona virus.
now i really like to travel to united kingdom for master degree. i hope so my application will accept soon.

Submitted by esteban_vera on Wed, 29/03/2023 - 12:38


This year I haven't travel, but I would like know Canada

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Submitted by _Moon_ on Mon, 13/03/2023 - 06:55


I haven't been traveled by plane yet. But I really want to travel all around the world. My preferred place is European continent. When I will have a chance to go anywhere I will go Europe first.

Submitted by Abu23 on Thu, 09/03/2023 - 14:53


I travel in plane once in a year. i would like travel to my own country to Pakistan.

Submitted by francoandrian on Wed, 08/03/2023 - 16:02


I have never traveled by plane but I would like to do that. I want to visit China, Japan, Malaysia, the USA, the UK, Germany, and maybe Switzerland.

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Submitted by hpboy92 on Wed, 01/03/2023 - 00:33


I often travel by plane two or three times a year with my family. I would like to visit Singapore, the United Kingdom and Norway.

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Submitted by marwa hussin on Thu, 16/02/2023 - 23:26


I've never traveled before, but if i have the chance to do it i will go to London