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aerodrome

(US), airdrome
a landing area, esp for private aircraft, that is usually smaller than an airport

aerodrome

[′e·rō‚drōm]
(civil engineering)

aerodrome

aerodrome
An airfield. A defined area on land or water (including any runway(s), taxi tracks, aprons, buildings, installations, and equipment) intended to be used either wholly or in part for the parking, maintenance, arrival, departure, and surface movement of aircraft (ICAO). When used in the provisions relating to flight plans and ATS (air traffic services) messages, it covers sites other than aerodromes that may be used by certain types of aircraft (e.g., helicopters, seaplanes, or balloons). Aerodromes are depicted on aeronautical charts as shown in the illustration.
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Saif Al Suwaidi -- director general GCAA, said: "The Aerodrome Flight Information Service Regulations are the first in this region, and in fact amongst the first in the world.
The government of Canada is working in partnership with industry and community stakeholders to support safe and responsible aerodrome development.
The Aerodrome Certificate endorses the airport's compliance with the Bahrain Aerodrome Standards and Certification Regulations, CAR 001, and fulfils the standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organisation.
Safety checks will be conducted within an area up to 35 kilometres from the local aerodrome using a twin-engine Cessna Conquest aircraft.
Consequently, there needs to be an integrated and seamless approach encompassing four tightly-linked domains which can be defined as: (a) the certification process for licensing the aerodrome, (b) the operational planning, which comes under the roof of the certification process, (c) the operational readiness evaluation methodology and (d) the transition strategy from the old facility to the new one.
It said: "Names that are non-aviation related, the name of a public figure or that reflect the type of aerodrome or its operation, eg.
It is also key that local people's involvement is such that they feel confident that noise amelioration schemes and the enhanced role of the air traffic control services, working closer with aerodrome managers, will combine to make a difference to the quality of their lives.
The concession concerns the realization, development, renewal, maintenance, operation and promotion of land, works, buildings, installations, materials, networks and services of the aerodromes of tahiti-faa~a, bora-bora, raiatea and rangiroa.
We have to live with such dangers, as thousands of us did during the last war, when hundreds of large aircraft, laden with huge bombs underneath, flew in and out of our aerodromes, without much criticism from the local people.
The Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) announced yesterday that flight safety checks will be carried out at Rockhampton, Proserpine, Bowen, Townsville, Ingham, Mareeba, Far North, Gladstone, Bundaberg and Innisfail aerodromes.
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority requires aerodrome flight path safety checks to be carried out every three years to maintain a high level of air safety at all aerodromes.
Scope of work: Refurbishment of airport and aerodromes in Mansa.

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