Revetment (aircraft)

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A U.S. Navy Douglas TBD-1 Devastator in a camouflaged revetment at Naval Air Station Kaneohe Bay in 1942

In military aviation, a revetment is a parking area for one or more aircraft that is protected by blast walls.

Japanese aircraft sheltered in revetments on Rabaul, 1943
USAF F-4D Phantom II fighters in their revetments at Ubon Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand, circa 1967
RAF Harrier GR3s in Belize in 1990

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