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maneuvering area

That part of an aerodrome to be used for takeoffs, landing of aircraft, and the movement of aircraft associated with takeoff and landing. The apron does not form a part of the maneuvering area.
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Six covered loading bays, including four with dock levelling equipment, and a dedicated vehicle manoeuvring area ensure easy and safe loading.
A ramp that is entered through gates on the south side of the upper floor leads down to a generous underground manoeuvring area for hearses.
The company has taken a total of 9,000sqm, of which 5,000sqm will be warehousing and the rest will be manoeuvring area.
* De Luxe Beds, formation and extension to existing vehicle loading and manoeuvring area and new retaining wall, Fern Street, Birkby.
A BBC journalist and two cameramen spent half an hour wandering among the planes in the aircraft manoeuvring area at the airport before being stopped.
The BBC journalist and two cameramen spent half an hour wandering among planes in the aircraft manoeuvring area at Humberside airport.
Boeing Air Traffic Management (ATM) will reportedly conduct a study of the Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA) terminal manoeuvring area and ground operations.
A long glazed gallery stretched due north from Edelsvard's elegant nineteenth-century Gothic railway station; it ran between the car park to the east and the bus manoeuvring area in Nils Ericsonsplats.
The radar will monitor the movements of aircraft and vehicles in the airport's manoeuvring area.
But he said: "I have some concern with regard to the car parking capacity at the A & E parking area and the manoeuvring area for ambulances.