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2011-06-09 13:37:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC.PK) ("ETC" or the "Company") The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial aerospace training and research center, completed its first annual Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Safety Approval audit and inspection on June 2nd, 2011, for the continued use of the Space Training Simulator (STS-400) centrifuge for its Space Training Programs. The audit continues...

2011-02-22 14:38:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Courage Center Duluth's annual Great Lakes Mono-Ski Madness is the largest adapted learn-to-ski event in the Midwest. It kicks off at Spirit Mountain Ski Area in Duluth this Wednesday, Feb. 23, and concludes with Race Day on Friday, Feb. 25. This year's event includes a number of military veterans with service-related injuries or disabilities who participate in Operation Liberty. This program, administered by Courage Center's Sports and...

2010-12-10 00:00:47

With nationally ranked instructors and more ski academies than the rest of New England combined, Vermont teaches all abilities of skiers and riders from pre-K to the Olympics. In recognition of this strength, Ski Vermont will celebrate Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month with an unprecedented variety of promotions throughout the entire month of January. Montpelier, VA (Vocus) December 8, 2010 With nationally ranked instructors and more ski academies than the rest of New England combined,...

2010-11-19 13:25:00

HERNDON, Va., Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Audi of America announced today that it will return as the official automotive sponsor of the Audi Birds of Prey Men's Alpine World Cup ski race taking place Dec. 3 through 5, 2010, at Beaver Creek in Vail, CO. As a returning sponsor, Audi will continue to support U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association's (USSA) talented athletes while supplying Audi vehicle transportation in the United States and Europe for all USSA teams including Alpine, Cross...

2010-11-18 04:09:00

PARK CITY, Utah, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stein Eriksen Lodge, Utah's only Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond property, is pleased to offer guests a magical holiday mountain getaway with its crowd-pleasing, elaborate gingerbread display, its towering 32-foot, lavishly decorated tree, its gourmet holiday feasts and more. Set to capture all the mystery and enchantment of Harry Potter, this year's impressive gingerbread display transports guests to the mystical world of Hogwarts. The...

2010-10-19 01:00:00

KUUSAMO, Finland, October 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruka ski resort in Finnish Lapland opened the ski season yesterday, 18th October 2010. Ruka has been the first resort in Europe to open its ski slopes for the past 10 years, offering unmatched snow security through the season. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/rukakeskus/46295/ Ruka is Finland's most popular ski resort, located in Northern Finland, only 30 km from the...

2010-08-13 14:03:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial space training and research center in the world, conducted two of the first Educator Professional Development Programs on August 5-6, 2010 and August 12-13, 2010 for K-12 grade teachers. The two-day workshop program entitled, Experiencing Newton's Laws of Motion, equips teachers with hands-on activities, space flight simulation experiences, and take-home material all aimed at enhancing...

2010-05-03 06:30:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") The National AeroSpace Training and Research (NASTAR®) Center announced today that it is partnering with Valerie Wilson Travel, Inc., and Virtuoso, premier travel agents for Virgin Galactic, and the Durst Organization to support artist Laurance Rassin in his goal of becoming the first American artist to create art in space. The art...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.