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2014-02-25 16:21:02

MOSCOW, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid a series of sweeping winter storms blanketing North America and Europe, and bringing transport systems and everyday logistics for millions to a halt, a new association is being formed in Moscow, Russia, a country where average winters last for up to 6 months. The Moscow-based Russian Association of Winter Road Maintenance is tasked to bring under one roof all sides concerned with snow and ice-related problems: top meteorological scientists...

2014-01-15 00:20:18

Cargo Tonnage Also Increases - Fraport-owned International Airports Achieve Successful Development FRANKFURT, Germany, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fraport AG registered a positive year overall at its Frankfurt Airport (FRA) home base. From January to December 2013, passenger traffic rose by 0.9 percent to about 58.0 million passengers - a new historic yearly record - and cargo tonnage climbed by 1.3 percent to 2.1 million metric tons year-on-year. The reporting month of...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'