The ✈ meaning is Airplane. This emoji is also referred to as flight mode. Depending on the platform, the aircraft emoji has two or four turbines. Also the color of the wings varies between blue and red. But what is the ✈ meaning in a text message and how do you use this emoji correctly? If you are getting into the plane and you are activating your smartphone’s flight mode, you could say to your interlocutor, “I’m not writing the next 2 hours, I’m just in the ✈” You can also say, “I’ve just checked the flight radar, now I know where my ✈ is.” This emoji was added to Unicode 1.1 in 1993 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.