The couple were met on the Tarmac by Tony Abbott, the prime minister.
Only 101 lives were lost by the two air forces and most of those were not caused by crashes but by accidents on the Tarmac.
“Unhappy” about her wait on the Tarmac, she took to Twitter to voice her irritation.
1903 as a trademark name, short for tarmacadam (1882) "pavement created by spraying tar over crushed stone," from tar (n.1) + John Latin McAdam (see macadam). By 1919, tarmac was being used generally in Great Britain for "runway."