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aerogram

Medspeak
(1) Pneumogram, see there.
(2) Air bronchogram, see there.
 
Vox populi
Aérogramme; air letter. A special type of letter consisting of a thin lightweight piece of foldable and gummed paper for writing airmailed communiques, in which the letter is written on one side of the paper and the envelope itself comprises the other side.
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The aerogram letter from Zia Yanna arrived on one of those normal weekday nights.
But she did get on the plane and she wrote us weekly aerogram letters until Nonna's actual death three months later.
Table - 1 Old and new tariffs for postal services, 1999 Type of mail & Old tariff New tariff Increase weight (grams) (Rp) (Rp) (%) Domestic - Post card 150 250 67.0 - Aerogram 200 300 50.0 - Letter Up to 20 300 500 67.0 Up to 50 600 800 33.3 Up to 100 750 1,000 33.3 Up to 250 1,350 1,600 18.5 Up to 500 2,250 2,200 -2.2 Up to 1,000 4,500 3,700 -17.7 Up to 2,000 7,500 6,700 -10.6 International - Post card 300 550 83.0 - Letter Up to 20 600 1,100 83.0 Up to 100 1,500 2,750 83.0 Up to 250 3,000 5,500 83.0 Up to 500 5,250 5,500 4.8 Up to 1,000 9,000 16,600 84.4 Up to 2,000 15,000 27,750 85.0
Lockheed highlighted its "new C-130J tactical airlifter, F-16 fighter, and theater missile defense system," all of which, it said in Airshow Canada's pre-show publication Aerogram, "are now available for worldwide sales." "McDonnell Douglas," said the same publication, "returned to Airshow Canada'95 with a focus on the F/A-18 Hornet: the international fighter of choice well into the next century." "With its rising number of visitors and participants," said Aerospatiale, "Airshow Canada is an excellent window for our products, which include a full range of aircraft from small fighters to the largest airlines...as well as various missiles."
Both physically and conceptually, the aerograms occupy the space between Hell Notes, 1990/2017, the first film Davey ever made (rarely shown and only recently digitized), and a handful of her more current videos and related photographs, including Hemlock Forest, 2016, and Wedding Loop, 2017, which deal with the death of Chantal Ackerman and the lives of Davey's many sisters, respectively.
A list of personnel was handed over to the Red Cross representatives in Dacca, and it took about three months for us to be given aerograms by the Indians to write home.
Mishan just wrote a letter on one of those old-fashioned blue aerograms and shipped it off to Harry and, bang, I got in with a full scholarship.
By the time I finally did meet her, in the seventies, she was between her ferocious books on Vietnam and Watergate, settled into her fourth marriage, to the diplomat James West, and full of gray-eyed matronly advice, to be followed up with little blue aerograms from Paris, gently reproving.