Basing of Military Aircraft

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Basing of Military Aircraft

 

the disposition of air force units of various sizes at airports with logistics units and installations to support the combat activities of the air force. The assignment of aircraft to bases should secure the accomplishment of combat missions assigned to the aircraft, ensure its long life, and make large-scale maneuvers possible.

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