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2014-07-14 12:21:51

FAA-approved facilities to benefit residents through emergency transport capabilities BRADFORD, Texas, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emergency responders in Anderson County and the surrounding region soon will have access to new heliports that will support medical transport of critical-care patients to hospitals in Dallas and Tyler. The facilities, located between Palestine and Athens off State Highway 19, are the result of a public-private partnership between the Bradford community,...

2014-05-02 23:06:25

The 5000 Series integrated keypad & display from Storm Interface has been selected as the data entry device for FEC's new helipad monitoring and control system. London, England (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Pilots and operators of helipad lighting need no longer rely solely on the use of VHF radio. The new Remote Lighting Controller (RLC) from FEC Heliports uses traditional VHF radio but also supports SMS control of helipad lighting from any mobile device. The RLC unit also offers...

2011-03-15 00:00:28

The battle over maintaining the peace and quiet of a rural New Jersey community has been going on for more than a year. Anti-heliport signs have mysteriously disappeared from private property, letters have been written to the editors of local newspapers, and the future of the community is now in the hands of the Land Use Board. Tewksbury Township, NJ (PRWEB) March 14, 2011 More than 50 signs protesting the Johnson & Johnson Co. heirs' application for a heliport on their Cedar Lane Farm...

2009-03-30 16:01:00

Scheduled Flights to JFK and Newark Liberty Resume on the Third Anniversary of US Helicopter Service NEW YORK, March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- US Helicopter Corporation (USHP) is pleased to announce the resumption of its scheduled service at Downtown Manhattan Heliport, near Wall Street, as of March 27, 2009. US Helicopter again offers a full daily schedule of flights from Downtown Manhattan Heliport to both JFK and Newark Liberty Airports. Starting at 7am, US Helicopter operates...

2006-02-06 15:56:10

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's first commercial airport helicopter service in over 20 years is scheduled to start regular flights next month, its operator said on Monday, giving deep pocketed New York travelers a way of skipping traffic as well as security lines. US Helicopter, a privately-owned start-up, said its eight-passenger helicopters will fly starting March 13 from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport at Wall Street to American Airlines' domestic terminal at JFK. No. 1 U.S....

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.