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air strip

[′er ‚strip]
(aerospace engineering)
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The length of the air strip will be 3.5 km, width - 60 meters.
The island in Seychelles is leased to India for the operation of a naval base and air strip by the Indian navy.
Recent satellite images have shown that since about March 2014, China has conducted reclamation work at seven sites in the Spratlys and is constructing a military-sized air strip on Fiery Cross Reef and possibly a second on another reef.
"The plane approached Panyagor air strip, but it did not land on the first round.
All restrictions at the International Osh Airport were removed since its air strip and main building were reconstructed, State Secretary of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Kyrgyzstan Maksatbek Dyikanov said on February 7.
Graham Clark Downtown Airport instead of the longer runway at Branson Airport, the main commercial air strip near Branson, according to Southwest Airlines.
The Marchi family at Everest Base camp, and inset, the air strip at Lukla Airport and a bridge over a ravine
Tindog expressed hope that the detected object would be wreckage of the OV-10 Bronco, which failed to return to an air strip on the western island of Palawan during a night flying mission.
Ball has lived in Springfield all his life, and has been in his current home since 1961 - back when his street was a dirt road and the property next door that now houses Jerry's Home Improvement Center was an air strip.
While they will have boats for hire at the lodge, catering to international visitors or those fly-in guests (Tiger Bay has its own air strip), Bruce is happy to accompany fishermen on their own boats too.
The three Bulgarians working for the United Nations were seized in January by armed men at an air strip in the town of Um Shalaya, in the largely lawless region of Darfur, Sudan.
The WFP said the men had been kidnapped at an air strip about 60 km southeast of Al-Geneina, the capital of West Darfur state, Jan.