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Synonyms for airstrip

an airfield without normal airport facilities

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The airstrip and about six homes and hangars that parallel the runway are on private property.
Four Ethiopian MiG 23s swept in over Asmara's international airport, bombing and firing rockets at a military airstrip next to it.
Vanguard will implement the full FDA-cleared AirStrip mHealth platform system-wide.
Jonny Andersen, the KAA managing director, told the committee chaired by that the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) is holding the title deed for Ukunda airstrip following investigations into excision of airport land.
With respect to the airstrip, the Ombudsman noted that it had been 'built by the Botswana Defence Force, with its own resources (i.
Dr Jitendra Singh said that in the next few days a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed between the Government of Jammu and Kashmir and Defence Authorities wherein an Airstrip will be constructed and maintained by Government of Jammu and Kashmir, and the extra piece of land required for construction of this strip will be made available from the land currently under the possession of the Army.
Information gathered indicated that the aircraft crashed while taking off from the airstrip as it overshot the facility.
The airstrip, next to the Kenya Military Academy, 10 kilometres from Nakuru Town, will be expanded in partnership with the county government.
Madhya Pradesh) [India], Dec 17 ( ANI ): An FIR has been registered against a police constable who had pointed a loaded gun at senior Congress leader Kamal Nath at Chhindwara airstrip on Friday.
3-kilometer airstrip of the Rancudo Airfield and even set aside P800 million for it.
Dozens of illegal airstrips have been spotted during flights over the western Pacific coast and the eastern Caribbean coast by personnel of the Security Ministry's Servicio de Vigilancia Aerea (Air Surveillance Service, SVA).
Marik Nanga Marik at the right and Isaac Makur Buoc Apac at the left speaking to press at Rumbek airstrip upon their arrival from Yirol west on 25 August 2015 (Photo ST)
AIRSTRIP ON OUR REEF (Reuters) -- Shown in this handout satellite image obtained by Rueters on Thursday is China's airstrip construction on the Fiery Cross Reef (Kagitingan Reef), claimed by the Philippines in the South China Sea.
Separately, a Hezbollah MP dismissed a media report claiming that the party possesses an airstrip in northeast Lebanon used to land its arsenal of drones.
The Lebanese terrorist group Hizbullah has built an airstrip in the Beqaa Valley for its fleet of unmanned aerial vehicles, an analysis of satellite images conducted by IHS Jane's Defense Weekly revealed last week.