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flight line

an area for the servicing and maintenance of airplanes that includes parking ramps and hangars.
Origin of flight line
1940-45 Unabridged
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  • Each flight line of gravity data is merged into the growing database of the mountain range.
  • Vehicles are not authorized on the flight line except with qualified drivers.
  • We believe that five or six targets are necessary and that a dual flight line set works better than a single flight line.
  • The project code name need only appear on the first and last exposures of the flight line.
  • Designed for aircraft wash and flight line or ground support decontamination and cleaning.
British Dictionary definitions for flight line

flight line

an area of an airfield or airport on which aircraft, esp military aircraft, are parked and serviced
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