Runway sight

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For fixed-wing aircraft it is advantageous to perform takeoffs and landings into the wind to reduce takeoff roll and reduce the ground speed needed to attain flying speed. Larger airports…
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Runway Sight

Missing the noise of airplanes

Over the past 30-plus years, I have lived under YYC flight paths in Temple and Country Hills. Current bellyachers regarding airport noise must surely have been aware of that noise factor before deciding to move so close to the airport. Why on Earth did ...
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Gatwick airport announces £256m plan to increase second runway support

It has also said the site is too small for an additional runway. Gatwick's chief executive, Stewart Wingate, said: "We are determined to be a good neighbour and not lose sight of the concerns of those communities close to home. "We've listened to local ...
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'i origins': love and evolution

His heart is stolen by the beautiful Sofi (Astrid Berges-Frisbey), a runway model who has a deep commitment to a loosey-goosey form of New Age spiritualism. She's a firm ... He finds it first occurs in a small worm with no sight - the gene hasn't been ...
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Top 10 memorable moments from st. louis rams camp

A funny thing happened as the Rams bounded off three buses on a Monday afternoon for their first open practice as the St. Louis Rams. As they walked down a roped-off runway toward the practice field at Parkway Central High, fans were packed two deep.
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Airplanes evolving in the pattern of biological evolution: scientists

The evolution of airplanes and living beings follow a similar path, according to a new study published in the Journal of Applied Physics. Of course, technological development has taken place faster than the biological evolution, but they follow a ...
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Red arrows documentary sees new recruits in training with famous aerobatic team

If you've ever stood, neck craned, eyes focused on the sky, to witness the nine scarlet jets shoot by, the red, white and blue smoke billowing in their wake, you'll know what a sight they are to behold. But while the Red Arrows' precision ... In 2011 ...
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An elite f-14 flight officer explains why the tomcat was so influential

We sat at the end of the runway, our F-14's GE-110 motors humming, awaiting our clearance to begin what would be the last F-14 Demonstration ever. The Air Boss's voice crackled over the radio: "Tomcat Demo, you're cleared to five miles and 15k feet.
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York county coast star calendar of events

Free with site admission. 646-1555 / www.wellsreserve.org. MARINE MAMMALS: 9 a.m. at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm. For ages 6-10. Explore the world of whales, seals, and porpoises living in the Gulf of Maine. Go on a marine mammal treasure hunt ...
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Commonwealth games 2014 opening ceremony: as it happened

"They've only got one football pitch... it's also the runway for the national airport.... The capital is Funafuti." Go on yersel Hazel. 21.53 Here come Papua New Guinea though. Hopefully not too upset about .... 19.55 Anyway, I can't believe I'm live ...
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Politically direct

Jane Chastain is a Southern California-based broadcaster, author and political commentator. Despite her present emphasis on politics, Jane always will be remembered as the nation's first female TV sportscaster, spending 17 years on the sports beat.
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