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  • n. Plural form of airfield.

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Examples

  • Most of the ships have left now, but the security grid around the airfields is still active.

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  • The smaller of the two aircraft, the C-130 Hercules, they can land on shorter, more austere airfields, that is to say some that aren't paved.

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  • Modern Russia cannot keep so many planes at so many airfields, which is why it is becoming critically important to equip fighter planes for midair refueling.

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  • The mobile truck-mounted system is designed to intercept incoming missiles targeted at sites such as airfields or populations centers.

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  • They were intended to protect relatively small targets such as airfields, for which it was sufficient just to knock the warhead off course without destroying it.

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  • Their capabilities include air assault and direct action raids seizing key terrain such as airfields, destroying strategic facilities, and capturing or killing enemies of the Nation.

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  • Having worked in overseas disaster relief and recovery operations myself, I have great respect for leaders like Lucke who have the technical expertise to orchestrate logistic support, medical aid, search and rescue, and relief teams when communications are iffy and key local infrastructure (such as airfields and roads) are severely damaged.

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  • All maps contain victory points that, when captured, earn your team points that count towards an eventual victory, but several maps will also have separate points of interest that, when captured, will provide extra bonuses in battle, such as airfields that provide extra uses of the air strike ability.

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  • The original system was equipped with an inaccurate inertial guidance system that was only sufficient for use against large targets such as airfields, staging areas and military bases.

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  • The original system was equipped with an inaccurate inertial guidance system that was only sufficient for use against large target such as airfields, staging areas and military bases.

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