Hangar FAQs:


Q: Is a hangar a closed building structure to hold aircraft?

A: Yes, and spacecraft or tanks in protective storage.

Q: Are hangars usually regulated by the building codes in the countries and jurisdictions and airports where they reside?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a hangar a portable shelter that can be used for aircraft storage and maintenance?

A: Yes.

Q: Were hangars built?

A: Yes.

Q: Are hangars built for the largest aircraft in the world like the Airbus A380?

A: Yes, and Boeing 747 and the Antonov 225, which are the most complex to erect.

Q: Are hangars some of the largest in the world?

A: Yes.

Q: Are hangars used for protection from the weather?

A: Yes, and direct sunlight, maintenance, repair, manufacture, assembly and storage of aircraft on airfields, aircraft carriers and ships.

Q: Are hangars built of metal?

A: Yes, but other materials such as wood and concrete are also used.

Q: Was a hangar converted to a 'tropical paradise'-themed indoor holiday resort called Tropical Islands?

A: Yes, and which opened in 2004.

Q: Were hangars known as aeroplane sheds and the oldest survivors of these are at Larkhill?

A: Yes, and Wiltshire.