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The Manila Times
China is not getting a fair shake, US expert saysbelieves China is really being the bad guy, and they are only getting half of t
China is not getting a fair shake, US expert says
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
believes China is really being the bad guy, and they are only getting half of the story. Also, you heard China is building airstrips. But every airstrip is dual use. It can be used for military purpose, or for search and rescue and disaster relief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Historic Prisoner Combatant Transfer Stalledwere already in Khartoum," said detainee soldier Shihab Mohammed while waiting
Historic Prisoner Combatant Transfer Stalled
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
were already in Khartoum," said detainee soldier Shihab Mohammed while waiting for the plane at the rebel-controlled airstrip in Kauda. "Then suddenly there was an announcement that the plane isn't coming." The rebels are accusing the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Doolittle raider laid to rest honored by final surviving comrade200 miles before the planned departure point, almost ensuring they would not ha
Doolittle raider laid to rest honored by final surviving comrade
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
200 miles before the planned departure point, almost ensuring they would not have enough fuel to land on friendly Chinese airstrips and would be required to crash land. When the aircraft took off, the aircrew realized they were unlikely to reach... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
United Airlines facing new competition at Newark International Airportservice from Newark to the Bar Harbor area in Maine. Allegiant has been flying
United Airlines facing new competition at Newark International Airport
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
service from Newark to the Bar Harbor area in Maine. Allegiant has been flying out of another Port Authority-operated airstrip for more than two years — Stewart International Airport, near Newburgh, N.Y. which is about an hour’s drive from... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Plane veers off runway near miniature golf course at Nemacolinin view of a children's carousel ride. "A Canadian registered aircraft went of
Plane veers off runway near miniature golf course at Nemacolin
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
in view of a children's carousel ride. "A Canadian registered aircraft went off the end of Runway 5-23 at a private airstrip in Farmington, PA at 12:50 p.m.," Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Jim Peters emailed to Pittsburgh's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Minor injuries reported in runway plane incident at Nemacolin Woodlands Resortbe transported to a medical facility, a dispatcher said. The incident happened
Minor injuries reported in runway plane incident at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
be transported to a medical facility, a dispatcher said. The incident happened at 12:35 p.m. at the end of the 3,900-foot airstrip. Firefighters from area departments were at the scene cleaning up a fuel leak at the Wharton Township resort. No... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Tower Holdings to file GKI resort applicationDepartment of Community Safety, ferry and barge terminal Associated services i
Tower Holdings to file GKI resort application
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Department of Community Safety, ferry and barge terminal Associated services infrastructure and research centre A public airstrip and Roads and services infrastructure to the leased land. Canavan's comment In reply to Brittany Lauga's release... Read more
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The Financial Express
Odisha to expand airstrip at RangeilundaThe existing airstrip with a 900-m runway is on 40 acre of land. Another 40 acr
Odisha to expand airstrip at Rangeilunda
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
The existing airstrip with a 900-m runway is on 40 acre of land. Another 40 acres of land, including 30 acre of private land is required to upgrade it to 1,874-m runway, officials said today. (Reuters) Odisha government has decided to expand the... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Countess of Wessex, Governor General tour McMurrayarrived in Fort McMurray on Friday morning, where she was greeted by Johnston a
Countess of Wessex, Governor General tour McMurray
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 5 days ago
arrived in Fort McMurray on Friday morning, where she was greeted by Johnston and Wood Buffalo Mayor Melissa Blake at an airstrip south of Fort McMurray. The three boarded a bus to tour Beacon Hill, where fire Chief Darby Allen gave a breakdown... Read more
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Newsmax
Is Trump Struggling to Find the Green With His Golf Investments?owns 200 acres of land just north of his hotel that are currently occupied by g
Is Trump Struggling to Find the Green With His Golf Investments?
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
owns 200 acres of land just north of his hotel that are currently occupied by grazing cattle and a crumbling World War One airstrip. Conceivably, this could be developed. "I would have the right to build at least a thousand houses on Turnberry, if... Read more
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examiner.com
Basin Harbor Club marks 130 years as a luxury summer retreat on Lake Champlaindinners are enjoyed three times weekly and the Red Mill Restaurant offers casua
Basin Harbor Club marks 130 years as a luxury summer retreat on Lake Champlain
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
dinners are enjoyed three times weekly and the Red Mill Restaurant offers casual, bistro style dining overlooking the grass airstrip. Nearby Vergennes also offers several charming restaurants, cafes and eateries, including Antidote, Black Sheep... Read more
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Dover Post
Sixty years agothe 46th Fighter Interceptor Squadron lost his life Jan. 7, 1956, while trying
Sixty years ago
Dover Post / Posted 7 days ago
the 46th Fighter Interceptor Squadron lost his life Jan. 7, 1956, while trying to land a powerless T-33 trainer at a small airstrip in Chapel Hill, N.C. Reddit was known as one of the most proficient and capable pilots in the 46th, which flew the... Read more
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Philly.com
Special Report: Is Donald trump struggling to find the green with his golf investments?owns 200 acres of land just north of his hotel that are currently occupied by g
Special Report: Is Donald trump struggling to find the green with his golf investments?
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
owns 200 acres of land just north of his hotel that are currently occupied by grazing cattle and a crumbling World War One airstrip. Conceivably, this could be developed. "I would have the right to build at least a thousand houses on Turnberry, if... Read more
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The Economic Times
Is Donald trump struggling to find the green with his golf investments?owns 200 acres of land just north of his hotel that are currently occupied by g
Is Donald trump struggling to find the green with his golf investments?
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
owns 200 acres of land just north of his hotel that are currently occupied by grazing cattle and a crumbling World War One airstrip. Conceivably, this could be developed. "I would have the right to build at least a thousand houses on Turnberry, if... Read more
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Rappler
WWII Filipina spy dies at 95skippers docked in San Fernando, La Union. She was also the mastermind in blow
WWII Filipina spy dies at 95
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
skippers docked in San Fernando, La Union. She was also the mastermind in blowing up Japanese airplanes in the Tugegarao airstrip. Leones was the only Asian female to receive the Silver Star Medal, the third highest military decoration for valor... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Prayer of the day June 22, 2016mainland. Anyone who might want to drop by for a visit has to travel by boat fo
Prayer of the day June 22, 2016
Zamboanga Today / Posted 8 days ago
mainland. Anyone who might want to drop by for a visit has to travel by boat for seven days because the island has no airstrip. Jesus and His followers were in a somewhat remote area when He produced a miraculous meal for thousands of hungry... Read more
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FOX News
Lamborghini hits 240.64 mph in half mile to set new world recordto know what 2,300 horsepower packed into a modern car can do, then take a gand
Lamborghini hits 240.64 mph in half mile to set new world record
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
to know what 2,300 horsepower packed into a modern car can do, then take a gander at this video filmed at the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack in Colorado Springs, Colorado over the weekend. It features madman Gidi Chamdi setting a new world record... Read more
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The Star
Local siblings in Air Force have chance encounter while serving overseastravels with Oopey to a separate airport for detection work. Late last month, h
Local siblings in Air Force have chance encounter while serving overseas
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
travels with Oopey to a separate airport for detection work. Late last month, he realized coincidence would put him at that airstrip at the exact time his brother was coming through. The plane that was taking JonMark to his deployment destination... Read more
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Juneau Empire
227 personnel working to contain fire near village of Tetlinbegan west of the Tetlin River, jumped to the other side and burned toward the
227 personnel working to contain fire near village of Tetlin
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
began west of the Tetlin River, jumped to the other side and burned toward the village. The fire reached the community’s airstrip, which provided a natural barrier. The village is connected by road to the Alaska Highway and firefighters have... Read more
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Nelson Star
The early Castlegar airport story1947 as Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugurated service between Calgary and Vanco
The early Castlegar airport story
Nelson Star / Posted 10 days ago
1947 as Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugurated service between Calgary and Vancouver using a 28-passenger Douglas DC-3. The airstrip proved its worth early on when, during the Columbia River flood of 1948, roads and rail lines washed out, crippling... Read more
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BC Local News
The early Castlegar airport story1947 as Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugurated service between Calgary and Vanco
The early Castlegar airport story
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
1947 as Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugurated service between Calgary and Vancouver using a 28-passenger Douglas DC-3. The airstrip proved its worth early on when, during the Columbia River flood of 1948, roads and rail lines washed out, crippling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Punish NDC for Taking You for Granted ... John Boadu Tells Upper Easternersat Pwalugu, revamp Zuarungu Meat Factory, construct Bolgatanga-Bawku road, cons
Punish NDC for Taking You for Granted ... John Boadu Tells Upper Easterners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
at Pwalugu, revamp Zuarungu Meat Factory, construct Bolgatanga-Bawku road, construct a regional hospital and construct an airstrip. But as it stands today, none of these promises has been fulfilled, barely five months to the 2016 general... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Flying padre visits stations of the crossinteresting flying remotely and landing on the strips. Often the stations would
Flying padre visits stations of the cross
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
interesting flying remotely and landing on the strips. Often the stations would have their horses close by to the airstrip and horses are terrible — they just stand there and look at you," he said. "You go over and buzz a strip and they... Read more
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Salon.com
The courage to let her fly: Sometimes, a dad has to let his daughter soar alonemakes her first solo adventure, a thrilling plane ride to Denali. One afternoo
The courage to let her fly: Sometimes, a dad has to let his daughter soar alone
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
makes her first solo adventure, a thrilling plane ride to Denali. One afternoon we arrived at the Talkeetna Air Taxi (TAT) airstrip for the last flight of the day and saw the mechan­ics readying the de Havilland Turbo Otter. As we’d hoped, the... Read more
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Castlegar News
The early Castlegar airport story1947 as Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugurated service between Calgary and Vanco
The early Castlegar airport story
Castlegar News / Posted 11 days ago
1947 as Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugurated service between Calgary and Vancouver using a 28-passenger Douglas DC-3. The airstrip proved its worth early on when, during the Columbia River flood of 1948, roads and rail lines washed out, crippling... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Nelson: Glam tramping the Abel Tasmana good purchase. The sheltered beach is largely unspoilt, surrounded by greener
Nelson: Glam tramping the Abel Tasman
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
a good purchase. The sheltered beach is largely unspoilt, surrounded by greenery and only accessible by the small nearby airstrip if you're a rich-lister, or by boat or the coastal track for the rest of us. Related ContentKia Ora: StokeKia ora:... Read more
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The Manila Times
Will China accept a verdict favorable to the Philippines?and radar. • Cuarteron Reef – a permanent reef fortress, supply platforms, and
Will China accept a verdict favorable to the Philippines?
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
and radar. • Cuarteron Reef – a permanent reef fortress, supply platforms, and naval and anti-aircraft guns. An airstrip is reportedly being planned. • Fiery Cross Reef – a marine observation station designated in 2011 as “main command... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The world's scariest airport landings: videoshigh in the mountains, take-offs here are not for the faint-hearted as lying at
The world's scariest airport landings: videos
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
high in the mountains, take-offs here are not for the faint-hearted as lying at the end of Matekane’s bumpy airstrip is a 2,000ft drop and, depending on wind conditions, aircraft have been known not to make it into the air before... Read more
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BC Local News
One person reported dead in plane crash near 100 Mile HouseIt has been confirmed that one person is dead following a plane crash on an air
One person reported dead in plane crash near 100 Mile House
BC Local News / Posted 13 days ago
It has been confirmed that one person is dead following a plane crash on an airstrip at the Flying U Guest Ranch on North Green Lake before noon on June 16. According to media reports, the small aircraft crashed while landing on the airstrip. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kachikwu Visits Maritime University Sitethe Pere of Gbaramatu kingdom. THISDAY further learnt that Kachikwu who flew t
Kachikwu Visits Maritime University Site
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
the Pere of Gbaramatu kingdom. THISDAY further learnt that Kachikwu who flew to Gbaramatu with on a chopper from the Osubi Airstrip in Okpe Council Area of the state, also inspected Oporoza Guest House and Chief Government Ekpemupolo's (aka... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Airplane enthusiasts fly in to Fayetteville for annual conventionof years. He flies mostly for business, but now semi-retired, he admitted he al
Airplane enthusiasts fly in to Fayetteville for annual convention
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
of years. He flies mostly for business, but now semi-retired, he admitted he also enjoys the 15-minute flight to a private airstrip and lake house in Heber Springs. Levey met her husband, Ron, in a Grumman Yankee, she said. He was her flight... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Recent incidents highlight need of being prepared while in Death Valleyreleased from the hospital about a week later. A small airplane crashed while
Recent incidents highlight need of being prepared while in Death Valley
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 15 days ago
released from the hospital about a week later. A small airplane crashed while trying to land on an extremely remote dirt airstrip in Death Valley National Park on June 5 at 11:30 a.m. The Chicken Strip is about 1,400 feet long and 35 feet wide.... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
1MDB Behind Malaysia’s ASEAN Capitulation to Chinaby Malaysia as well as others with oil and gas potential, not to forget islands
1MDB Behind Malaysia’s ASEAN Capitulation to China
Asia Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
by Malaysia as well as others with oil and gas potential, not to forget islands such as Layang-Layang where Malaysia has an airstrip and dive resort. But do not imagine an UMNO government cares about national interests when they compete with its own... Read more
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DW
Beijing's island-building in the South China Sea |Transparency Initiative (AMTI), this June 28 picture reveals Beijing has nearly
Beijing's island-building in the South China Sea |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
Transparency Initiative (AMTI), this June 28 picture reveals Beijing has nearly completed a 3,000 meter (9,800-foot) airstrip, long enough to accommodate most Chinese military aircraft. Two helipads, up to 10 satellite communications... Read more
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DW
Chinese spy boat enters Japanese territorial waters amid war games |Transparency Initiative (AMTI), this June 28 picture reveals Beijing has nearly
Chinese spy boat enters Japanese territorial waters amid war games |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
Transparency Initiative (AMTI), this June 28 picture reveals Beijing has nearly completed a 3,000 meter (9,800-foot) airstrip, long enough to accommodate most Chinese military aircraft. Two helipads, up to 10 satellite communications... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Pilot, 73, unhurt in Telford take-off crash « Shropshire Starinverted. The pilot was uninjured and evacuated the aircraft unaided. “He stat
Pilot, 73, unhurt in Telford take-off crash « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 15 days ago
inverted. The pilot was uninjured and evacuated the aircraft unaided. “He stated that he regularly operated from Shirlowe airstrip and had calculated that runway 15 gave a 40 per cent margin for soft ground based on the performance figures for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Masaka Town Expands to Get City Statuspublic cemeteries, an industrial park, sports centres and garbage recycling pla
Masaka Town Expands to Get City Status
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
public cemeteries, an industrial park, sports centres and garbage recycling plants, among others. We also expect to have an airstrip in the area. All these cannot be regained or constructed unless we extend the boundaries," he said. He also said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We're Tired of Camp Life, Somali Refugees Say As They Leave Dadaabbeen repatriated through the programme. On Tuesday, there was evident apprehen
We're Tired of Camp Life, Somali Refugees Say As They Leave Dadaab
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
been repatriated through the programme. On Tuesday, there was evident apprehension, anxiety and confusion at the Dadaab airstrip as the latest group of refugees left for Somalia. Buses carrying refugees, who voluntarily opted to return to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Glider club seeks new airstripsoars over Waikare Inlet in the Bay of Islands. Enthusiastic glider pilots hav
Glider club seeks new airstrip
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
soars over Waikare Inlet in the Bay of Islands. Enthusiastic glider pilots have been grounded until they can find a new airstrip to launch from. The Whangarei District Gliding Club has been based at Puhipuhi, north of Whangarei, for the last 22... Read more
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Inquirier.net
ASEAN retracts South China Sea criticism — Malaysiabottom, by Airbus Defense and Space, and distributed by IHS Jane’s Defense Week
ASEAN retracts South China Sea criticism — Malaysia
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
bottom, by Airbus Defense and Space, and distributed by IHS Jane’s Defense Weekly, shows what IHS Jane’s describes as an airstrip on Fiery Cross Reef in a disputed section of the South China Sea. AP FILE KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Southeast Asian... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Lil Wayne's Back-to-Back Seizures Force 2 Emergency Plane Landingsstruck — and we’re told he’d blacked out when the pilot put the jet down Monday
Lil Wayne's Back-to-Back Seizures Force 2 Emergency Plane Landings
Gossip on This! / Posted 15 days ago
struck — and we’re told he’d blacked out when the pilot put the jet down Monday afternoon in Omaha. Paramedics are at the airstrip right now, and Wayne is alert again. As of 1:30 PM PT … we’re told he’s refusing medical treatment. 2:00 PM PT —... Read more
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Rappler
ASEAN retracts strong statement on S. China sea rows – Malaysiaphoto in May of China's alleged reclamation in Johnson South Reef in the South
ASEAN retracts strong statement on S. China sea rows – Malaysia
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
photo in May of China's alleged reclamation in Johnson South Reef in the South China Sea, warning it may be building an airstrip. File photo from Department of Foreign Affairs "We have to retract the media statement by the ASEAN (Association of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The General's Last Salutechallenges. Galebotswe revealed that one of the developments that they will do
The General's Last Salute
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
challenges. Galebotswe revealed that one of the developments that they will do at the Paje camp is construction of an airstrip. Their 2015/16 cadets trainees are currently based at their Matsiloje military base near Francistown. "Our aim is to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Manuel Zaunders flies to 90a founding member of the club in 1960, was actively involved even before this t
Manuel Zaunders flies to 90
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
a founding member of the club in 1960, was actively involved even before this time when the club operated from the Old Bar airstrip under the auspices of the Royal Newcastle Aero Club. Manuel has held, at some time, all positions in the Manning... Read more
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Pitchfork
Lil Wayne Reportedly Suffers Seizure During Flightwhen it occurred, forcing his private jet to make an emergency landing in Nebra
Lil Wayne Reportedly Suffers Seizure During Flight
Pitchfork / Posted 16 days ago
when it occurred, forcing his private jet to make an emergency landing in Nebraska. Paramedics reportedly arrived at the airstrip, where Wayne was alert but refused treatment. Further details are unclear at the moment. In October 2012, Wayne was... Read more
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Baller Status
Lil Wayne's Private Jet Makes Emergency Landing After SeizureNebraska, reports TMZ. The rapper was flying from Milwaukee to California when
Lil Wayne's Private Jet Makes Emergency Landing After Seizure
Baller Status / Posted 16 days ago
Nebraska, reports TMZ. The rapper was flying from Milwaukee to California when he suffered the seizure struck. Paramedics reportedly rushed the airstrip and Weezy was conscious, but refused medical treatment. Further details are currently unk... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
TMZ: Lil Wayne suffers seizure on flight from Milwaukee to California; forcing landing in Nebraskawas told he’d blacked out when the pilot put the jet down Monday afternoon, Jun
TMZ: Lil Wayne suffers seizure on flight from Milwaukee to California; forcing landing in Nebraska
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 16 days ago
was told he’d blacked out when the pilot put the jet down Monday afternoon, June 13th in Omaha. Paramedics arrived at the airstrip, and TMZ was told Wayne was alert. TMZ was told he was refusing medical treatment. According to TMZ, the same thing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sheriff identifies Arkansas man killed in helicopter crashtold reporters that the helicopter crashed and caught fire shortly after takeof
Sheriff identifies Arkansas man killed in helicopter crash
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
told reporters that the helicopter crashed and caught fire shortly after takeoff about 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Classic Air Airstrip on Arkansas 18 just east of Jonesboro. National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Eric Weiss said the NTSB is... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Sheriff says Jonesboro man killed in helicopter crashtold reporters that the helicopter crashed and caught fire shortly after takeof
Sheriff says Jonesboro man killed in helicopter crash
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
told reporters that the helicopter crashed and caught fire shortly after takeoff about 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Classic Air Airstrip on Arkansas 18 just east of Jonesboro. National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Eric Weiss said the NTSB is... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Patagonia's Ibera Wetlands: the South American rival to the Okavango Deltabeside a great lagoon. Our shadow raced onwards, hurdling lines of palms, until
Patagonia's Ibera Wetlands: the South American rival to the Okavango Delta
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
beside a great lagoon. Our shadow raced onwards, hurdling lines of palms, until soon we were descending towards the airstrip of Rincon del Socorro. We taxied to a halt beneath a spreading jacaranda 200 yards from my chalet. Rincon del... Read more
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