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(Aeronautics) an airfield, usually smaller than an airport but having facilities for the maintenance of aircraft
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an airfield having facilities for sheltering and servicing aircraft.
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In photogrammetry, the point in space occupied by the camera lens at the moment of exposure.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||air station - a base for military aircraft |
base, base of operations - installation from which a military force initiates operations; "the attack wiped out our forward bases"
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