vertical takeoff and landing aircraft transport area

Related to vertical takeoff and landing aircraft transport area: VTOL aircraft

vertical takeoff and landing aircraft transport area

Areas to the seaward and on the flanks of the outer transport and landing ship areas, but preferably inside the area screen, for launching and/or recovering vertical takeoff and landing aircraft. Also called VTOL aircraft transport area. See also vertical takeoff and landing aircraft.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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