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The cart crossed a wooden bridge linking the eastern part of the island with the airstrip on the west.
A straight 24-hour push brought them from the summit down to the airstrip at the 7,300-foot Kahiltna base camp.Climbing Team Completes Disabled Ski Descent of Denali|Abigail Barronian|June 30, 2021|Outside Online
Our puddle-jumper lands on a small airstrip lined with solar panels.
Often we’d spend longs days at the Toledo Airport, a tiny municipal airstrip where he and his friends would parachute out of small, dubious, single-engined airplanes while I would pack parachutes.There’s Always Some Killing You Got to Do On a Farm|Eugene Robinson|October 23, 2020|Ozy
But as the decades passed, airplanes replaced steamboats and folks abandoned Old Bettles to live near the airstrip.
The Cessna landed like a feather on Bettles Field, a long, flat airstrip built by the Navy during World War II.
Growing up in Lukla, Pasang watched planes land at the airstrip near her village.
It was late 1977 when the DC-3 lowered its landing gear onto a jungle airstrip, one of dozens on the Caribbean side of Colombia.America’s Biggest Marijuana Ring: Black Tuna Tells All|Tony Doukopil|March 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Her body had been found along an abandoned airstrip access road just 30 yards from her host family's home.
The engineer tapped on the microphone, and the tap, greatly amplified, reverberated across the airstrip.The Flaming Mountain|Harold Leland Goodwin
Then the firing area was passed and the jeep sped along next to the miles-long black, oiled path of the airstrip.The Scarlet Lake Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
At Umiat (June 25, 1952), ptarmigan were using seven dusting pits on the shoulder of the airstrip.Birds Found on the Arctic Slope of Northern Alaska|James W. Bee
There, on the proving ground, they watched a big transport-plane land on a makeshift airstrip.The Final Figure|Samuel Kimball Merwin
He saw several flocks of ducks including one containing "about a dozen ducks" at ponds along a roadway and at an airstrip.The Avifauna of Micronesia, Volume 3|Rollin H. Baker