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

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The alternate air strip is needed due to the increasing number of flights, Adimolda noted.
The craft came down next to an air strip and brroke up upon landing, he said.
High winds at the Arctic air strip caused the delay to the runway being built, then winds in Murmansk were blowing in the wrong direction for a heavily loaded supply plane to take off.
Explosions were heard as the two sides battled around the air strip at Ras Lanouf, residents said.
Facilities: Three golf courses, marina for 200 ships, hotels and 3,000 resort, air strip.
They were snatched on their way to an air strip near Wajid, 340 kilometers (211 miles) south of the capital Mogadishu.
Eric Bentley, 62, was first on the scene when the light aircraft overturned as it landed on the grass airstrip at Morgansfield air strip, on a farm between Fishburn and Sedgefield, on Saturday afternoon.
If someone is ill in the middle of the night there are lights on the air strip so that the Irish Coastguard Helicopter can take the patient to the mainland.
Steve Worthy, district commander for Doncaster Fire Service, said: "There is speculation that the pilot was practising low-level flying at an air strip at a local farm when the accident happened.
The space agency Nasa is planning to make some money on the long air strip normally used by space shuttles.
The farm's 17-hectare garden is landscaped with a range of eccentric attractions including bog gardens, kinetic sculptures, mazes, a copse shaped into the euro symbol and an operational air strip to welcome 'aviators and their flying machines'.
His wife Lenka feared drug dealers had taken the dad of three from Twickenham, South West London, but he was found alive and well by tribal chiefs at an air strip in the centre of the country.
Blessed with an all season sea port and also with one of the world's best air strip besides offering cheap, well trained and educated man power along with a relatively organized setup for supply of utilities is presently faced with series of challenges mainly being a collapse of essential infrastructure etc.