Gangplank vs. Passerelle
Difference Between Gangplank and Passerelle
(nautical) A board used as a temporary footbridge between a ship and a dockside.
A gangplank or platform used to board or leave a large yacht.
a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside
A semicircular ramp or catwalk that extends from the stage of a theater around the orchestra pit.