alternate airfield

alternate airfield
An airfield specified in the flight plan to which a flight may proceed when it becomes inadvisable to land at the airfield of intended landing. An alternate airfield may be the airfield of departure.

Military dictionary. 2000.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • airfield — An area prepared for the accommodation (including any buildings, installations, and equipment), landing, and takeoff of aircraft. See also alternate airfield; departure airfield; landing area; landing point; landing site; main airfield;… …   Military dictionary

  • departure alternate — An alternate airfield specified in the flight plan filed before takeoff …   Aviation dictionary

  • Nagoya Airfield — 名古屋飛行場 Nagoya Hikōjō IATA: NKM – ICAO: RJNA Summary Airport type Public Location Komaki …   Wikipedia

  • Hunter Army Airfield — Infobox Airport name = Hunter Army Airfield nativename = image width = 250 caption = Hunter AAF 15 Feb 2000 IATA = SVN ICAO = KSVN FAA = SVN type = Military owner = United States Army city served = Fort Stewart location = Savannah, Georgia built …   Wikipedia

  • Barrow/Walney Island Airfield — Infobox Airport name = Barrow/Walney Island Airfield nativename = nativename a = nativename r = image width = caption = Walney Airport viewed from the air IATA = BWF ICAO = EGNL type = Private owner = operator = BAE Systems Marine Ltd Submarines… …   Wikipedia

  • Bar Yehuda Airfield — IATA: MTZ – ICAO: LLMZ Summary Airport type Public …   Wikipedia

  • Los Alamitos Army Airfield — Los Alamitos AAF base insignia FAA airport diagram IATA …   Wikipedia

  • declared alternate — The diversionary airfield filed in a flight plan …   Aviation dictionary

  • Flight plan — Flight plans are documents filed by pilots or a Flight Dispatcher with the local Civil Aviation Authority (e.g. FAA in the USA) prior to departure. They generally include basic information such as departure and arrival points, estimated time en… …   Wikipedia

  • 2010 Polish Air Force Tu-154 crash — Polish Air Force Tu 154 crash Part of the fuselage near Smolensk Accident summary Date 10 April …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”