hangar hangar  /ˈhæ ŋər/


  • (n) a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained



  1. First, there were only five people on board, while more than 100 watched intently from a nearby hangar.
  2. President Obama waves as he arrives on the stage for a town-hall meeting on health insurance in a hangar in Belgrade, Mont.
  3. Outside the hangar, angry vocal exchanges erupted, but no one got physical.


  1. Private jet undergoing ground work crashes into hangar

    A private jet undergoing maintenance by ground crews at an airport in Chino, Calif., slammed into a hangar on Thursday evening. The report of the crash, from local station KTLA.com, noted there were no severe injuries. The Bombardier Challenger jet was undergoing an engine test with the engine revving at full power when the plane [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Sideshow via Yahoo! News

  2. Jet crashes into hangar, causes damage

    CHINO, Calif., June 14 (UPI) -- A jet crashed into a hangar at the Chino, Calif., airport as it was being serviced, officials said. No injuries were reported.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: UPI


    Small jet strikes hangar at Chino Airport By Beatriz E. Velanzuela Staff Writer CHINO - A small passenger jet struck a hangar Thursday afternoon at Chino Airport, leading to concerns of a fuel leak and evacuations of nearby hangars, according to federal aviation officials.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

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  1. Williams tells Real Radio FM: "I'd still be doing it if I could make good judgment calls, and I'd still be doing it if I didn't blow up to the size of an aircraft hangar, you know, because it was a great time. Some of the best times in my life...
    on Dec 20, 2004 By: Robbie Williams Source: BBC News

  2. "I've kept all my clothes. I have a hangar that is normally made for helicopters and I've got all my clothes in there. The heli-hangar was Matthew's idea. I have so many closets of Chanel in there, it's like a Chanel boutique," said Schiffer.
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Claudia Schiffer Source: Indopia

  3. "Milwaukee has something we don't: free hangar space," Hickenlooper said in a statement. "We offered every incentive conceivable to Republic Airways, but we can't pay their rent for them."
    on Nov 10, 2009 By: John Hickenlooper Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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