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air station

[′er ‚stā·shən]
(mapping)

air station

i. In photogrammetry, the point in space occupied by the camera lens at the moment of exposure.
ii. An air base; a term more often used by naval personnel for an airfield where naval aircraft are located.
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LT Lewis flies with Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Florida.
The army officer, normally an instructor serving with the Educational and Training Services, is working as a staff officer and media escort in the press information centre at the headquarters of Multi-National Division (South East) based at Basra Air Station.
Marine Air Station Futenma is one of the least-popular bases with Okinawans because it surrounds densely populated Ginowan city.
None of these "mixing" situations, however, can compare in intensity with the indirect exposure of the small town of Fallon, Nevada (population 7,536), in only a few years, to over 100,000 military personnel from outside the area receiving training at the naval air station, reaching the extraordinary level of 55,000 in 2000 (GlobalSecurity.org 2003; U.S.
For related news, visit the Naval Air Station Pensacola Navy NewsStand page at www.news.navy.mil/local/naspensacola.
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Don Caetano, spokesman for the Marine Corps Air Station at Beaufort, S.C., where Gonzalez was based.
Lowery, 22, serves with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252, based at the Marine Corps Air Station at Cherry Point, North Carolina.
Handy also witnessed an uploading exercise being conducted jointly by the Army and the Marines from the New River Air Station in Jacksonville, N.C.
Whitmore assembled 11 other firms for the contract, which calls for a major upgrade of operations and logistics at the Patuxent Naval Air Station in Maryland and across the United States.
Marine Corps' Futemma Air Station in central Okinawa.