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Colombia’s Ultra Air required to protect passengers after ceasing operations

La Prensa Latina 31 Mar 2023
Colombian President Gustavo Petro, for his part, said that amid the emergency situation triggered by the recent grounding of flights by Viva Air Colombia and Ultra Air he has ordered “all Colombian air force planes, including the presidential jet, to be made available immediately to transport affected users.”.

Joint Base Andrews lifts lockdown; no armed suspect found

The Joplin Globe 31 Mar 2023
A resident opened fire on the trespasser. Two years ago, a man breached several spots on the base — including a military checkpoint — and climbed into a C-40, a transport jet primarily used by members of the Cabinet, Congress and military combatant commanders ... .

Europe's super-wealthy took over 300,000 very short private jet flights last year — including over ...

Yahoo Daily News 30 Mar 2023
A private jet.RaptTV/Getty Images. A study from Greenpeace analysed a database of Europe's private jet flights over the last three years. It found that 55% of them were under 466 miles long, and launched a campaign to ban private jets ... According to the Transport and Environment campaign group, private jets are 50-times more polluting than trains.

U.S. and Taiwan are 'closer than ever,' declares President Tsai Ing-wen while in NYC before ...

The Daily Mail 30 Mar 2023
The U.S ... House Speaker Kevin McCarthy - an interaction China has warned could lead to a 'serious confrontation' in U.S.-China relations. The visit comes at a time when U.S ... Taiwan Air Force F-16 fighter jets fly near the airplane transporting Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen during her trip to Guatemala and Belize, stopping in New York ... relationship.' ... .

Grand Prairie puts on Draft Day for seniors

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 30 Mar 2023
Employer representatives included AP Fabrications; Arkansas Electric Cooperatives; Central Moloney Inc.; Dassault Falcon Jet; Doggett Freightliner; Greenway Equipment; James A. Rogers Excavating Inc.; Maverick Transportation LLC; Nucor Steel Arkansas; Nucor-Yamato Steel; Producers ...

Heroism medal awarded to last survivor of 1955 Cold War military rescue on St. Lawrence Island

Stars and Stripes 30 Mar 2023
GAMBELL, Alaska (Tribune News Service) — In June 1955, at the height of summer on St ... Navy plane. The rescuers hurried to the wreck site in umiaks, small hunting boats hulled in walrus hides, and transported the injured crew of 11 back to town, all while the Soviet MiG fighter jets that sprayed the aircraft with unprovoked bullets circled overhead ... L.

NEIL OVERY AND ULRICH STEENKAMP: Whose just transition is it anyway?

Business Day 29 Mar 2023
In launching the JET-IP the president stated that it had two primary objectives ... The JET-IP states that “it takes its direction from SA’s energy and climate policies” ... In fact, the IPG and the PCFTT created five working groups (finance, implementation, the electricity sector, green hydrogen and transport) to facilitate the development of the JET-IP.

New judiciary ethics rules close 'loopholes' to require more disclosure of private travel costs

News-Press Now 29 Mar 2023
But the Judicial Conference regulations now include new language specifying that the exemption does not include "transportation that substitutes for commercial transportation " (such as a private jet) and "gifts extended at a commercial property" such as a resort.

Putin and his allies love buying art. To help Ukraine win the war, confiscate it

Taipei Times 29 Mar 2023
Paintings and sculptures, which are easier to transport and hide than yachts and private jets, must not slip through the sanctions’ net. By Vladyslav Vlasiuk / The Guardian ... Illustration. Mountain People ... After all, paintings and sculptures are easier to transport and hide than yachts and private jets, many of which have been seized over the past year.

This lizard species stress-eats to cope with noisy US Army aircraft

CNN 29 Mar 2023
It’s no wonder that lizards exposed to noise pollution from low-flying fighter jets have resorted to stress-eating ... The lizards also had a coping strategy ... Fighter jets and transport aircraft soar overhead, along with Black Hawk, Apache and Chinook helicopters, often within 20,000 feet (6,100 meters) above the ground, according to the study ... .

Lizards at US Army installation are stress eating during flyovers, shows study

Phys Dot Org 29 Mar 2023
So how do lizards react to noise pollution? ... This was done at the Fort Carson US military Installation near Colorado Springs, where Apache, Chinook, and Blackhawk helicopters regularly fly over, and occasionally transport aircraft and F-16 fighter jets fly over the whiptails' habitat ... Only females. A ... Several A ... Every female was caught only once ... ....

Cold Jet introduces new low-volume, low-maintenance dry ice production systems

Longview News-Journal 28 Mar 2023
LOVELAND, Ohio, March 28, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Cold Jet®, with the acquisition of Triventek, has added a new line of low-volume dry ice pelletizers ... It's dry ice production on a budget! Cold Jet also has payment plans, trade-in programs, and leasing options available (in select markets) ... About Cold Jet ... SOURCE Cold Jet.

Lilium releases Fiscal Year 2022 Shareholder Letter

Eagle-Tribune 28 Mar 2023
(i) the Lilium Group’s future funding requirements and any inability to raise necessary capital on favorable terms (if at all); (ii) the eVTOL market may not continue to develop, or eVTOL aircraft may not be adopted by the transportation market; (iii) the Lilium Jet may not ...

Five female pilots to fly heavy-duty fighter jets

People Daily 28 Mar 2023
The People's Liberation Army Air Force now has its first female pilots who can operate heavy-duty fighter jets, according to the Air Force. The Air Force said the five female flight students, who are currently in the middle of training for heavy-duty combat aircraft, recently carried out their first solo flights in the J-11 fighter jet.

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