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2011-05-03 07:15:00

CANTON, Ohio, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The first man to intentionally drive into a tornado, Steve Green, announces he is placing his famed bright red Tornado Attack Vehicle up for sale.

2011-04-05 15:00:00

Designs that may make airplanes greener and quieter for future generations are one step closer to reality with recent NASA contract awards.

2011-01-13 00:00:42

New Tornado E Cigarette Kicks off Totally Wicked New Year in Style – Available from January 12th 2011 Bradenton, FL (PRWEB) January 12, 2011 Totally Wicked E-Liquid is pleased to announce the arrival of the new Tornado Tank System, designed to provide e smokers with a much improved, cleaner “vaping” experience. On sale from January 12th 2011 the product is described by the company as “the second generation of the ever popular Tornado electronic cigarette”.

2010-10-19 14:45:54

NASA's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate has amended its NASA Research Announcement to solicit additional research proposals.

2010-05-18 09:05:00

An 18-month NASA research effort to visualize the passenger airplanes of the future has produced some ideas that at first glance may appear to be old fashioned.

2008-08-07 18:01:12

By Paul James SAFETY investigators were yesterday examining an RAF Tornado at Newcastle Airport following its emergency landing on Tuesday.

2008-08-07 18:01:12

AN INTERNATIONAL airport which was forced to close when a warplane overshot the runway reopened to flights last night. Nobody was hurt when an RAF Tornado made an emergency landing at Newcastle International Airport at 4.55pm.

2008-08-06 18:00:23

Airport passengers' plans in chaos as bird strike grounds RAF jet Full story P3 (c) 2008 The Journal - Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2008-06-14 03:00:24

PILOTS of two jets that almost collided have been slammed over the incident. An RAF Tornado F3 and Eastern Airways Jetstream passenger plane came close on September 11 last year. The near miss came at 9500ft near Aberdeen Airport.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").