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air station

[′er ‚stā·shən]
(mapping)

air station

i. In photogrammetry, the point in space occupied by the camera lens at the moment of exposure.
ii. An air base; a term more often used by naval personnel for an airfield where naval aircraft are located.
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LT Lewis flies with Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Florida.
But Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama, who formed his government last September, has reviewed the 2006 agreement reached by the previous government, promoting the idea of moving the air station out of Okinawa, or even outside Japan, to ease base-hosting burdens on local people.
Shikra, after which the Air Station is being named, is a small aggressive raptor with short broad wings and tall tail adapted for manoeuvrability, agility and speed.
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official called Monday for ''real progress'' in bilateral talks on the issue in preparation for Obama's visit, following the new Japanese administration's stance on seeking to move the air station outside Okinawa, not within Okinawa as agreed on earlier.
In addition, the proximity of the air station to Mumbai High and the Saurashtra region on the West Coast, makes it the preferred site to provide effective air support for protection and security of the national assets at short notice.
The Global Hawk N-1, an RQ-4A unmanned spyplane, takes off from the Edwards runway March 27 for a one-way mission to the Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland.
It's not unusual to feel a sense of nostalgia after driving through the gates of the old air station, where a lone sign reading "U.
James Sanfedele, treatment plant director at the naval air station, says the filter shows promise, but a restart of the system became necessary when contaminants in one of the treatment tanks were pulled into the biotrickling filter.
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Work will be performed at the Naval Air Station Key West, Florida (37 percent); Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada (35 percent); and Marine Corps Air Station, Yuma, Arizona (28 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2015.
During WWII, he served aboard the destroyer USS Ammen and as assistant to the supply officer at the Naval Air Station, Quonset Point, R.