from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The area of an airfield, specifically the parking area and the maintenance hangars, where aircraft are onloaded, offloaded, and serviced.
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- n. The precise movement of a civil photogrammetric aircraft along a predetermined course at a predetermined altitude during the actual photographic run.
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- n. place where airplanes are parked and the maintenance hangars (but not the runways or taxiways)
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