The plane clipped trees during its descent, plunging into the forest 300 yards short of the landing strip.
Every landing strip, even though it appeared to be only an emergency runway, was checked and photographed.
The plane settled down on a landing strip that had been hewn from a mountaintop.
On the east coast of England at the point closest to Europe there was a landing strip on top of the white cliffs.
Off to our right was the only shade, back of the landing strip, a great gray hangar glutted with shiny-nosed, finny monsters.
Otherwise the ship on the landing strip would destroy shack and Pop and the colony together.
His landing strip ran along the seaward edge of the island, from the lab building to the front of the house.
The jet thundered down over the landing strip, rasped to a halt.