all-weather airport

all-weather airport

[′ȯl ¦weth·ər ′er‚pȯrt]
(civil engineering)
An airport with facilities to permit the landing of qualified aircraft and aircrewmen without regard to operational weather limits.
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signed an agreement authorizing a small land exchange needed to construct a short, gravel, life-saving road that will connect King Cove, Alaska to the all-weather airport in nearby Cold Bay.
He also suggested upgradation of the Gilgit Airport to an all-weather airport coupled with prioritising of construction and maintenance of Tajikistan Road.
He needs to look into the extension of the airport to take the largest transport aircraft envisaged, to make it an all-weather airport for the expansion of Welsh industry as I envisage its growth.
In addition, environmentalists say, the federal government has already spent $9 million to provide a state-of-the-art hovercraft to ferry the isolated people of King Cove across Cold Bay to an all-weather airport and emergency care.
Baghram air base, located about 40 kilometers north of Kabul, is the largest and the only all-weather airport in northern Afghanistan.
Over the next five years, this money will be used to keep up with the industry and to maintain our award-winning status as an efficient and reliable all-weather airport.
ANPC's unique technology combines the critical functions of terminal surveillance and precision approach guidance and utilizes legacy airborne systems to provide safe all-weather airport access at minimal operator cost.
An 11-mile road segment is needed to connect King Cove with nearby Cold Bay, which is home to an all-weather airport.
The Ryan-Daley agreement will bring 200,000 new jobs to the region, increase O'Hare's annual economic benefits by an estimated $16-$20 billion and create a world-class and highly-functioning all-weather airport that will inject critical new capacity into the national aviation system.
Once constructed, the road will link King Cove to the all-weather airport in nearby Cold Bay and will provide local residents with reliable access to emergency medical transportation.
Members of the Senate Commerce Committee today seized a historic opportunity to deliver consumers a highly-functioning all-weather airport that will bring 200,000 new jobs to the region and nearly double the economic benefits of O'Hare International Airport.
Cold Bay is the all-weather airport nearest to residents needing air transportation to Anchorage for medical or other emergencies.
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