【11月12日】看軍聞學英語

青年日報社
·2 分鐘 (閱讀時間)

■刀客

原文:

Four Marines were able to get out of a heavy lift helicopter safely after it made an emergency landing just miles from their air station.

A CH-53E Super Stallion assigned to Marine Corps Air Station New River in North Carolina made an emergency landing on Sep 3, 2020. The aircraft landed in Dixon, which is about 11 miles from New River.

All four crew members aboard the aircraft were safe and no injuries were reported.

The Marine Corps released few details about the mishap, citing an ongoing investigation.

'We are thankful for the quick response to the scene by the North Carolina Highway Patrol, Onslow County Sheriff's Office and Onslow County Emergency Medical Service,' the service said.

中譯:

1架重型運輸直升機,在距所屬航空基地僅數英里處,實施緊急迫降,機上4名陸戰隊員均得以脫身。

北卡羅萊納州新河陸戰隊航空基地所屬1架CH-53E「超級種馬」直升機,於2020年9月3日在迪克森實施緊急迫降,該地距新河約11英里。

機上共計4名機組員全數平安,未肇生人員傷損情事。

陸戰隊僅提到該事故刻正調查中,未透露太多相關細節。

陸戰隊表示,很感謝北卡羅萊納州高速公路巡邏隊、昂斯洛郡警長辦公室及該郡緊急醫療服務中心,均能迅速到達現場應處。

-關鍵軍語-

※air station:

A military base by a military force for the operation of military aircraft.

例句:

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar is strategically positioned approximately 40 miles south of Camp Pendleton, the Corps' largest amphibious assault training area.

彭德爾頓營區為陸戰隊最大的兩棲攻擊訓練場地,米拉瑪陸戰隊航空基地則戰略配置於其南方約40英里處。