Translation of runway in Spanish:


pista de aterrizaje, n.

Pronunciation /ˈrənˌweɪ//ˈrʌnweɪ/


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    pista de aterrizaje feminine
    cancha de aterrizaje feminine Chile
    before noun runway lights balizas de la pista de aterrizaje feminine
    • As soon as the aircraft landed, crash crews strategically deployed along the main runway, raced behind the jet until it came to a stop at the end of the airfield.
    • Abandoning mixed mode, which means aircraft land on alternate runways, giving people in west London respite for a few hours in the afternoon, was not mentioned in the consultation.
    • With the ground as hard as the runways nearby next to the Kintyre course, it seemed a risky strategy.
    • Mac is the star of a project designed to chase birds away from the runways and landing strips of South Africa's airports.
    • At first the airfield was a grass landing area and work had not even started on hard runways when the base was opened.
    • The Boeing 777 from Pakistan was taxiing along the runway after landing when the blaze started.
    • Or if our strip of film showed an airplane running along a runway and taking off into the air, we would all be quite certain in which direction it was going.
    • Lees landed on the runway at Coventry as two private aircraft, one bound for the United States and the other for Italy, were preparing to take off.
    • The EuroCeltic spokesman said he had spoken to the pilot and had been told that the aircraft aquaplaned along the runway before part of it tipped over into the sea.
    • Just prior to ground contact align the airplane with the runway and land with the nose wheel close to the ground.
    • Its first inbound flight was a light aircraft that circled the runway several times before coming into land.
    • The Deputy Transport Minister said he wanted an airport with a runway long enough to land bigger aircraft so tourist numbers could increase.
    • Once the fighters had all landed the lengthy runways retracted into the ground and were replaced by another.
    • They can set up navigational aid equipment anywhere in the world to guide aircraft for landing on makeshift runways without the benefit of a tower or large communications system.
    • Multi-leg landing gear and loading equipment ensure self-sufficient operation of the aircraft on prepared concrete runways and on unpaved strips.
    • The incident happened just as the airport saw the first large aircraft arrive and land on the main runway since 2001.
    • The air vehicle can land on a regular runway, grassy strip or highway using arresting cables.
    • Ifalpa wants airports constrained by space restrictions to be forced to install ‘arrester strips’ that slow down aircraft which have overshot runways.
    • The aircraft made several turns and finally it touched the runway of the airport with a few screech from the ground.
    • The two-and-half hour delay to the opening of the second runway, along with problems de-icing aircraft prior to take-off, caused delays to almost all services.
  • 2US

    (for fashion models)
    pasarela feminine
    • New York's Fashion Week has nothing on the runway show at Hairball, the East Coast's largest annual hair design competition.
    • This week on America's Next Top Model, Camille finally took the runway walk of shame off the show.
    • The first cultural intermediary is the runway show.
    • He and model of the moment Lilli strut down the runway to a chunky house bassline.
    • Next we learned our runway walk with Mr. Vy, a professional pageant coach.
    • Mostly I do photography because I am not tall enough to be a runway model, so I pose for magazines and calendars.
    • Inspired by the runway approach to Old Hollywood glamour, dedicated-to-their-curl girls are taking their style to the streets.
    • There was then a Cover Girl Ad shoot after which a supremely confident girl was eliminated and then there was a runway show where the final two girls got to show their stuff and one came out on top.
    • Here modern female allure, displayed on fashion runways or city streets, merged with a tribute to the timeless, womblike home.
    • She is sitting on one side of the runway in trademark sunglasses and a bodyguard-protected leather jacket.
    • Even the skinniest runway models aren't this skinny.
    • Sitting on the edge of the stage the sister's talked for awhile, waiting for Angie to finish the shoots so they could do a quick runway rehearsal and then go home early.
    • Doing a runway collection is a full-time job, and I don't want to jump back in yet.
    • Then, there were the va-va-voom designer fashions from Tootsies shown in a dazzling runway display.
    • Kores isn't collaborating with a band; she's debuting seven complete outfits for the runway part of the show.
    • Highlight of this fund-raiser was the runway fashion show with doggie moms dressed by Tootsies and doggie dads clothed by M. Penner.
    • Theirs is not a fashion-show erotic strut down the runway.
    • Do you actually think his daughters would be plucked from the front row of an Armani runway show?
    • On the runway scene, walking, could you be a very good photo model and not a good runway model?
    • To be a world-class runway supermodel you have to know how to throw attitude and apparently in her case - telephones.