abandoned airport

abandoned airport

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Typical marking for abandoned airport—white crosses at not more than 300 m interval.
An airport permanently closed to aircraft operations. It may bear the current standard marking and lighting for deceptive, closed, and hazardous areas in airports. All normal runway and taxiway markings are obliterated if the runway or taxiway is permanently closed. The standard marking has white crosses at intervals of 1000 ft (300 m) or less.
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New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry News) Thu, Feb 27, 2014 - Inspired by their lifelong love for aviation, pilot couple Kay and Hale Bennett leased the abandoned airport outside of Silver Springs, Nev.
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An old Boeing 747-200 sits rusting among the weeds, abandoned airport equipment litters the parking lot, and once-busy terminals stand empty only a few hundred meters from the sparkling Aegean Sea, the wind howling through the broken doors and windows.
The two strikes hit an abandoned airport in Rafah in the south, where there were no injuries, and a Hamas training camp in Beit Hanoun in the north, where 15 people were lightly injured, Hamas security sources said.
The Israeli army had no immediate comment on the alleged strikes on Tuesday which witnesses say were carried out by Israeli air force jets against an abandoned airport building in Gaza and on tunnels along the border with Egypt that Israel says are used to smuggle weapons into the territory.
Israel launched air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday hitting tunnels along the border with Egypt and an abandoned airport, officials on both sides said.
Sekula's photographs centering on human subjects and communal-commerical rituals are here put in dialogue with images of a quite different physical and discursive terrain: a shot of a farmer threshing grass at an abandoned airport in Szymany, Poland, currently used by the CIA for transport of clandestine "high value" terrorism suspects; a photo of an art student working on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange; and an aerial view of a pig farm in Wieckowice, Poland, once owned by a local collective but since bought out by an American multinational company known for its deplorable rearing practices and environmental record.
Greek and Turkish Cypriots launched renewed peace talks last September, but the pace has been slow after nearly 40 meetings at an abandoned airport inside the UN-controlled buffer zone.
Cyprus President Dimitris Christofias and Turkish Cypriot leader Mehmet Ali Talat met for more than four hours at an abandoned airport inside the UNcontrolled buffer zone.
The group - who nicknamed themselves the 'Mombassa 13' - took over the first class lounge in the otherwise abandoned airport.