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2009-09-16 14:54:50

Authorities in Florida said a small runaway plane with no one inside rolled into a building at Space Coast Regional Airport in Titusville. Scott Gaenicke, Titusville Fire Department spokesman, said pilot Don Poppino told investigators the Cessna 152 began rolling away from him after he started it with a hand crank shortly before 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Florida Today reported Wednesday. Gaenicke said the plane moved about half a mile down a runway and crashed into the Bistow Air Center building,...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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