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2014-04-06 00:21:45

Paint rollout reveals 787-9 launch customer's new-look livery EVERETT, Wash., April 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) today rolled out of the paint hangar the first 787-9 Dreamliner to be delivered to launch customer Air New Zealand, revealing the carrier's new-look livery. The airplane, painted in a distinctive black color scheme, features the iconic official New Zealand Fern Mark. "It's great to see the Koru and the beautiful New Zealand fern emblazoned on this...

mercury
2014-04-05 05:12:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Using new data obtained by the MESSENGER spacecraft, researchers from Brown University in Rhode Island have discovered that explosive volcanic activity has been occurring throughout most of Mercury’s history, meaning that the planet has had the volatile compounds necessary for those eruptions for longer than anticipated. The findings, which are detailed in a recent edition of the Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, are...

2014-04-04 23:41:41

Unitek Education to host Operation Urban Rescue, a multi-agency, mass-casualty training simulation with the goal of facilitating collaboration between government and civilian emergency medical services. Fremont, CA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 On April 5th, Unitek Education is hosting Operation Urban Rescue, one of the largest multi-agency, mass-casualty training simulations ever held. This year’s scenario is focused around a large-scale military and civilian response to a simulated domestic...

2014-04-04 23:41:19

The Recall Center is the largest source on the Web for information on vehicle recalls, safety alerts and legal news. Visit http://www.JeepRecallLawsuit.com New York, NY (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The consumer advocates at the Recall Resource Center are alerting the public of a new site for those who have owned or been in accidents involving recalled Jeep vehicles. The site contains the latest updates on the Jeep recall, which vehicles are affected, repair options, accidents and legal news....

2014-04-04 23:40:00

New York construction accident lawyer David Perecman comments on the dangers of construction work following an employee’s dramatic escape from a blazing building. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 A construction supervisor was trapped on a balcony by smoke and flames when a planned $50 million luxury apartment complex caught fire. He leapt to a lower floor to escape the blaze and allow enough time to let a fire truck ladder get close enough for him to jump onto it, reported Fox...

2014-04-04 23:38:09

Clarion to sponsor, exhibit, and present at BLR’s Safety Summit on best practices and OSHA compliance for 2014, taking place April 9 – 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Milford, PA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Clarion Safety Systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of safety signs and labels, is pleased to announce its sponsorship and participation in BLR’s Safety Summit regarding best practices and OSHA compliance for 2014, taking place April 9 – 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. BLR, a...

2014-04-04 23:32:52

Allegheny Health Network and Emergency Medicine Physicians announced today the formation of a joint venture to manage the emergency departments at eight hospitals in western Pennsylvania, including six of the Network's seven hospitals. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Allegheny Health Network and Emergency Medicine Physicians (EMP) announced today the formation of a joint venture to manage the emergency departments at eight hospitals in western Pennsylvania. The joint venture,...

2014-04-04 23:22:12

Lifeinsurancequoteterm.net (http://lifeinsurancequoteterm.net/) has released a new blog post, “Fear Of Getting Involved In A Car Accident? Purchase A Term Life Insurance Policy!” (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Lifeinsurancequoteterm.net has released a new blog post explaining how term life insurance can protect family members in case of a road accident. Clients who drive often have probably confronted their fear of dying in a car accident. The problem is that their death can leave their...

2014-04-04 23:02:24

The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office and Office of Emergency Management in Indiana located two missing teenage runaways in less than two minutes on April 2 through the use of their CodeRED emergency notification system’s advanced geo-targeting technology. Ormond Beach, FL (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office and Office of Emergency Management in Indiana located two missing teenage runaways in less than two minutes on April 2 through the use of their CodeRED...

2014-04-04 16:25:46

BALA CYNWYD, Pa., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Mercury Systems, Inc. ("Mercury" or the "Company") (Nasdaq -MRCY). Click here to learn more about the investigation http://brodsky-smith.com/738-mrcy-mercury-systems-inc.html, or call 877-534-2590. There is no cost or obligation to you. It has been reported that Mercury is discussing a proposed acquisition of the...


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Mercury Park Lane 1959
2014-04-17 12:46:27

Mercury automobiles was a brand of vehicles as a subsidy of the Ford Motor Company. It was established by the Edsel Ford in 1938. The Mercury brand was a luxury vehicle placed between the high end Ford and the base Lincoln models. In 1945, Mercury became half of the Lincoln division until it was phased out in 2011. The last Mercury produced was a Grand Marquis which left the assembly line on January 4, 2011. From 1958 to 1960, Edsel brand models were part of the Lincoln-Mercury group. The...

Hualālai
2014-04-10 12:06:55

Hualālai is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is one of five volcanoes that form the island. It reaches an elevation of 8,271 feet and is thought to have emerged from the sea about 300,000 years ago, making it the third youngest volcano on the island. Its shape is rough compared to younger volcanoes and it holds three rift zones that are covered with over one hundred cinder cones and spatter cones. Although it does not hold a caldera at its summit, it does...

Zubair Group
2014-04-10 10:08:46

Zubair Group, also known as Zubayr Group or Al Zubair Group, is a chain of volcanic islands belonging to Yemen that are located on top of a shield volcano in the Red Sea. Zubair Group The largest island, known as Zubair, is among the youngest islands, which also include Saba, Saddle, and Haycock. The shield volcano underneath the islands began a period of eruptions and eventually quieted down, followed by a period of explosive and effusive eruptions that formed the islands that are present...

Kohala
2014-04-10 10:03:58

Kohala is an extinct shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 5,480 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island of Hawaii and is thought to be about one million years old, although it only emerged from the sea about 500,000 years ago. Because its last eruption is thought to have occurred about 120,000 years ago, based on studies conducted on hardened lava flows, this volcano is not thought to pose a threat to inhabitants on the island....

Askja
2014-04-09 16:13:20

Askja is an active stratovolcano that is located in the isolated central highlands in Iceland. It reaches an elevation of 4,974 feet and its name literally means caldera, or box, in the Icelandic language. The area can only be reached during a period of a few months and because it located in the rain shadow of the Vatnajökull glacier to the northeast, it only receives 17.7 inches of rain per year. One of Askja’s smaller craters holds a lake known as Öskjuvatn, which is often frozen over...

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