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Synonyms for airdrome

an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo

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Airdromes--The planning of airdromes is too complicated a subject to cover in this article.
The acquisition of Airdrome continues to expand our critical aerospace fastener product portfolio," said Mark Donegan, chairman and CEO of Precision Castparts.
Immediately following operations in Tunisia, the strategic air force began modest operations against enemy airdromes in Sicily, Sardinia, southern Italy, and the eastern Mediterranean, as well as submarine bases and communication and industrial targets, until D-7.
James Eaton, president and chief executive of Airdrome Holdings, said yesterday: 'Joining forces with A F Aerospace ensures that we will meet all the financial strength requirements of our key customers through all types of market conditions.
The only thing left to do was turn the big behemoth back to our home airdrome and fly one approach to a full stop.
Jim Eaton, chief executive officer of parent company Airdrome, was at the headquarters of AF Aerospace at Glebe industrial estate, Rugby, to officially take over the company which employs 100 people.
Tucker, on a cross country navigational training flight that June day with three other P-38 Lightnings of the 337th Fighter Squadron of Glendale Army Airdrome, was among 4,000 pilots killed in training during World War II.
2) Lakewood Shell Oil Products US Lancaster California State Prison Los Angeles County (3) Mission Linen & Uniform Service (3) Lomita Atlantic Richfield Company Long Beach Airdrome Parts Co.
The boards inspected these facilities during the winter, and further required that each contractor have a ground school, a satisfactory airdrome, auxiliary fields and necessary housing and dining facilities.
Army Air Force veteran of World War II serving as a Corporal, 13th Airdrome Squadron, in the Asiatic Pacific Theatre.
On May 4, it will be officially taken over by American company Airdrome, which has its headquarters in Long Beach, California.
In that time, the command added five fighter wings, 19 fighter groups, one tactical reconnaissance group, three night-fighter squadrons, two signal construction battalions, five signal air-warning battalions, one signal aviation company, four communications squadrons, five fighter-control squadrons, eight airdrome squadrons, two signal battalions, five detached signal companies, 11 military-police companies, and 18 station-complement squadrons--all housed among 17 airfields of uneven quality.
This Executive airdrome features: ten Private Suites each featuring a fully lie flat seat and a 32 HD LCD screen, suites are complemented by a large and elegant Shower Spa, equipped with a full-height shower, featured innovations like a floor heating system, decorative serigraphy on mirrors and marble accents, as well as luxury, all-natural skincare products.
The only B-17 wing, the 5th, with its six bombardment groups, was originally assigned to bomb the Memmingen airdrome in Germany, not far from Friedricshafen, because intelligence reports showed it to be filled with 70 to 75 enemy aircraft, including Me 110s and Me 410s, "not too well dispersed.