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control tower

a tower at an airport from which air traffic is controlled

control tower

[kən′trōl ‚tau̇·ər]
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SECURITY officers shot and killed the Philippines' former top civil aviation administrator, and a navy reserve officer, who had seized the airport control tower in the capital Manila early today.
In fact, the Eugene Airport control tower also monitors air traffic for Medford and Corvallis.
We exposed how investigative journalist Alan Croghan managed to land a job as a security guard protecting the airport control tower despite a criminal record for armed robbery and HIJACKING a taxi at knifepoint.
Local media reports said the pilot made an emergency radio contact with the airport control tower before the crash.
Eviluzmino Catipay, last contacted the Davao airport control tower at 7:01 a.
Indeed, The Financial Gazette charges that serious breeches in tender procedure were committed when AHT re-designed its bid to counter strong reservations about its positioning of the airport control tower far away from the runway.
Let's look at some flights to San Francisco," he says, tapping the airport control tower icon on the screen, then the keyboard icon at the bottom of the screen.
Series 2005 A bond proceeds will finance the construction an airport control tower, and debt service will be offset with operating lease payments secured by a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Letter of Intent.
Open Competition: Overhaul of the facade of the building in the airport control tower Okhotsk, including roof repair
We have received complaints from the airport control tower officials and pilots on the use of these laser beams.
rt control tower Edinburgh Airport control tower FOR THE FULL STORY PAGES 4&5 How Edinburgh air traffic control dealt with system glitch CAPITAL
97 billion, the world's tallest airport control tower at 133 meters, car parks to accommodate 8,200 cars, three power generation and cooling centers, data administration centers, infrastructure and road networks will be built.

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