Example sentences for: airfield

How can you use “airfield” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A few hours after Japan’s attack on the American fleet at Pearl Harbor in December 1941, a dozen Japanese battalions began an assault on Hong Kong; Hong Kong’s minimal air force was destroyed on the airfield at Kai Tak within five minutes.

  • You can touch up a paint job, but you touch down on an airfield.

  • I was, and still am, captivated by “Babies cry for liquor an' the birds sing bass,” and in the arrogance of my youth, I was certain that nobody else on the airfield either knew or cared who Bessie Smith was, nor would any other G.I. be enchanted by basso birds, so I turned thief.

  • The wind used to sweep across that damned airfield with what seemed an absolute determination to crystallize our bodies.

  • Instead, it has various rules about how close planes must be to an airfield on land.

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