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Latest Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport Stories

2008-06-20 12:00:28

By Chris Ramirez, Amarillo Globe-News, Texas Jun. 18--Rising ticket prices and new fees for checked luggage apparently haven't stopped travelers from boarding flights in Amarillo, if just-released airport data is any indicator. In all, 184,211 passengers flew out of Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport from Jan. 1 to May 30, compared with 178,420 during the same period last year, according to a monthly report published by the city. The Amarillo Convention & Visitor...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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