Bottle to Throttle definition: get a summary, overview, and a better understanding of this flight term in the Dauntless Jaunter Travel Glossary.
In airline parlance, “bottle to throttle” is the time that a member of the flight crew has between the time they must not have another alcoholic beverage and the time of their next flight; often 12 hours.
Bottle to throttle often means that a flight attendant or other flight member must just go straight to the room, “slam-click,” if there is too short a time between flights.
For more, see our post on airline slang.
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