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2012-08-05 23:02:42

Officialskylanterns.com is carrying out an extraordinarily midsummer sky lanterns promotion activity of rewarding guests by sending their best wishes. (PRWEB)

2011-04-06 11:22:00

CHICAGO, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines commemorates its 85th anniversary today by unveiling an Airbus A-320 painted in the airline's 1970s-era "Friend Ship" livery at an employee celebration at Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

2011-02-17 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18: FLYING COW Profile America -- Friday, February 18th.

2011-01-18 09:30:00

LONDON, January 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global airline accident rates have not fallen for eight years, with a widening gap between carriers with the best and worst safety records. This is the finding of Flight International's latest annual safety review, which tracks the incidence of airliner accidents around the world and their causes. It has sparked worries that some airlines and authorities are failing to learn the lessons of previous incidents and implement a proactive safety...

2010-11-16 10:19:00

DURHAM, Maine, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Durham-resident and family physician Dr.

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2010-09-23 09:38:15

Aviation history was made when the University of Toronto's human-powered aircraft with flapping wings became the first of its kind to fly continuously.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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