taxi strip


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Noun1.taxi strip - a paved surface in the form of a strip; used by planes taxiing to or from the runway at an airport
airfield, flying field, landing field, field - a place where planes take off and land
paved surface - a level horizontal surface covered with paving material
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On page 199 of the book, the author wrote that a taxi strip and airfield were built by guerrilla Col.
Air Force F-15 fighter wrecked its front landing gear and stalled on a taxi strip at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa on Tuesday while it was heading to a runaway for takeoff, base officials said.
Due to the location of the taxi strip, visitors have a great vantage point for watching the aircraft as they ready for take-off and landing.