aerodrome


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aer·o·drome

 (âr′ə-drōm′)
n. Chiefly British
An airport or airfield.

aerodrome

(ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm) or

airdrome

n
(Aeronautics) a landing area, esp for private aircraft, that is usually smaller than an airport

air•port

(ˈɛərˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt)

n.
a facility for the landing, takeoff, shelter, supply, and repair of aircraft, esp. one used for transporting passengers and cargo at regularly scheduled times.
[1915–20]

aerodrome

An area prepared for the accommodation (including any buildings, installations and equipment), landing and takeoff of aircraft. See also alternate aerodrome; alternative aerodrome; departure aerodrome; main aerodrome; redeployment aerodrome.

aerodrome, airdrome

an airport or airbase, not including the personnel.
See also: Aviation

aerodrome

airdrome
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aerodrome - an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargoaerodrome - an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
airdock, hangar, repair shed - a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained
airfield, flying field, landing field, field - a place where planes take off and land
air terminal, airport terminal - a terminal that serves air travelers or air freight
control tower - a tower with an elevated workspace enclosed in glass for the visual observation of aircraft around an airport
heliport - an airport for helicopters
Translations
letiště
lufthavn
flugvöllur, flughöfn
aerodromas
aerodromslidlauks
ufak hava alanı

aerodrome

[ˈɛərədrəʊm] N (esp Brit) → aeródromo m

aerodrome

[ˈɛərədrəʊm] n (British)aérodrome m

aerodrome

n (Brit) → Flugplatz m, → Aerodrom nt (old)

aerodrome

[ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm] n (esp Brit) → aerodromo

aerodrome

(ˈeərədrəum) noun
a place (usually private or military) where aircraft are kept and from which they fly.
References in classic literature ?
Then, the flight grew lower and the circle narrower, until they were whizzing round and round us, the dry, rustling flap of their huge slate-colored wings filling the air with a volume of sound that made me think of Hendon aerodrome upon a race day.
He added: "The Aerodrome Emergency Plan is an important mandate outlined in the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Airport Services Manual (Doc 9137), Part 7, and Aerodrome Standards and Certifications Regulations issued by the Kingdom's aviation regulator, Bahrain Civil Aviation Affairs.
The aerodrome was extended by 415 meters using the design performed by "Rostov" LLC and with a funding of MNT 500 million from the state budget.
The police said that both planes dropped immediately after impact, hitting the ground south of the Hood Aerodrome near the town of Masterton.
Condemning the alleged sale, Abu Bakar said the aerodrome was one of the contributing factors for Taiping to be named a Heritage City.
He also explained that Aerodrome Primary School had four participants while Moremogolo Primary School had one.
Campaigners had argued the aerodrome -- which has repeatedly been refused permission to tarmac over its grass runways in the past -- was trying to intensify flying 'through the back door'.
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The topic of the course was prioritised based on the existing low levels of implementation in the sub-region and with a view to achieving the ministerial declaration target to certify all international aerodromes by 2020." Under invitation by ICAO, the course attracted delegates from Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam.
The announcement details that the new measures include: Stringent patrols by armed men of the AFL at every entry point of the aerodrome or airside at RIA and authorization to the AFL to shoot at sight, anyone who attempts to steal any of the navigational equipment, within the aerodrome or on the airside at the RIA.
We are going to correct these five items for us to be given the final certification for the aerodrome clearance,' Miaa General Manager Ed Monreal said.