Example sentences for: airfield

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

  • Porto Santo’s airfield (much larger than the one at Madeira before the latter was expanded), lies just below.

  • The town has a sad legacy as it was at the airfield here that German paratroopers landed in 1941, signaling the start of the Battle for Crete.

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

  • When Air Force One landed at Barksdale at about 11:45, personnel from the local Secret Service office were still en route to the airfield.

  • In 1943 the Duke intervened in the investigation of the murder of Canadian multimillionaire Sir Harry Oakes, a longtime benefactor of the Bahamas who gave his name to Nassau’s first airfield.


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