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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,...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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