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air station

[′er ‚stā·shən]
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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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The DAV-HDX576WF model includes one S-AIR Air Station receiver/speaker (AIR-SA10) and a wireless rear speaker kit (WAHT-SA10).
The DAV-HDX277WC model includes one S-AIR Air Station receiver/speaker (AIR-SA10) with an option to add a rear wireless speaker kit (WAHT-SA10, sold separately), while the DAV-HDX279W model includes the rear wireless speaker kit (WAHT-SA10) with an option to add S-AIR Air Station receiver/speakers for multi-room audio.
AIR-SA10 Air Station receiver/speakers can be purchased for use with compatible S-AIR Sony home theater systems -- up to four units can be used with each theater system.
Coast Guard Headquarters' Office of Aviation Forces is seeking funding to eventually employ AUF operationally at CGAS Cape Cod, and build the capability at other air stations across the nation.
Air stations with HH-60J helicopters are developing partnerships with their local Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Teams and Maritime Safety and Security Teams to develop this capability.
Coast Guard Air Station Salem, situated on Winter Island on the northern shore of Massachusetts, was established in February 1935 and remained in service until fall 1970.
During its first year, the air station performed 26 medevacs of troubled boaters.
Salem's facilities were in pristine condition when it was turned over to the city, but vandals have rendered the former air station almost unrecognizable.
The 250-kilowatt fuel cell system -- similar to the technology that helps power the space shuttle -- will be installed at Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod in Bourne, Mass.
Fuel cells -- which produce power using the hydrogen contained in natural gas in a chemical reaction -- are helping solve the energy needs in unique locations such as this air station on Cape Cod, he said.
PPL is proud to outfit Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod with efficient generation that's not dependent on the local grid," De Simone added.
Four F/A-18 squadrons (VFA-81, VFA-83, VFA-131 and VFA-136) home-based at Naval Air Station Cecil Field, Fla.