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2013-10-31 23:04:33

Safety Management Systems (SMS) was among the 416 companies who participated in the 2013 Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition (LAGCOE) held at the Cajundome and Convention Center in Lafayette, La., from October 22-24. Lafayette, La. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Safety Management Systems (SMS) was among the 416 companies who participated in the 2013 Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition (LAGCOE) held at the Cajundome and Convention Center in Lafayette, La., from October 22-24. The biennial event...

FAA Lifts Restrictions On Portable Electronic Devices
2013-10-31 16:55:14

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has relaxed a number of its restrictions on portable electronic devices before and during air travel. Pending individual airline approval, passengers on airplanes can now use tablets, e-readers and other electronic devices during takeoff and landing as well as while in the air. The FAA's administrator, Michael Huerta, advised airlines that it is safe to expand passenger use of portable...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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