TITLE

Chasing Storms

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Aug/Sep2011, Vol. 81, Special section p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on how it is like to fly into a hurricane, which includes its damaging effects and how pilots fly through the eyewall of a hurricane.
ACCESSION #
64874814

 

Related Articles

  • Don't go with the Flo. Lane, Martin // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;9/10/2004, Issue 1735, p8 

    This article reports that the hurricane season has meant chaos for tourists stranded in Florida and the Caribbean, but at least those on package holidays were offered alternative accommodation as storms delayed flights. Spare a thought, then, for art editor Flora Loannou, whose DIY break turned...

  • Gulfport-Biloxi Airport Back, But Carriers Plan Fewer Flights.  // Regional Aviation News;9/12/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p1 

    Reports on the resumption of flights to the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport in Mississippi on September 8, 2005 by Northwest Airlines ten days after Hurricane Katrina damaged the airport. Details of the damages caused by the hurricane; Anticipated number of enplanements of Gulfport-Biloxi...

  • Quadruple Whammy. Dickey, Beth; Cahlink, George // Government Executive;11/1/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 19, p24 

    This article reports that a nasty hurricane season exposes maintenance program weaknesses at space and Defense facilities. They brought all the trappings of a teen slumber party: sleeping bags, favorite pillows and junk food. But the night of September 25 was far from a sleepover for 225...

  • New Orleans Accessibility in the Air? Bassett, Michael // Association Meetings;Dec2006, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p10 

    The article reports on the reduction in the number of airlifts in New Orleans, Louisiana due to Hurricane Katrina. Airlines want assurance that demand will be sustained before they begin adding more flights to accommodate the return of meeting and convention passengers according to Maggie...

  • AUTUMN TRANSITIONS. VASQUEZ, TIM // IFR;Oct2013, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p16 

    The article offers weather predictions for the U.S. that will help air pilots in planning their flights during winter season. It mentions that the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico region will be affected by tropical depressions, tropical storms and hurricanes. It states that California offers...

  • Responding to Haiti. Dutton, Gail // World Trade: WT100;Feb2010, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p16 

    The article focuses on the disaster response efforts in Haiti. It states that challenges include the movement of supplies across a country with damaged transport infrastructure, limited fuel, and poor communication facilities. The article explains how the experience of the U.S. with Hurricane...

  • Legacy of flight. McNeely, Gina // Aviation History;Jan97, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p82 

    Highlights inaugural events in aeronautics prior to 1958. Transatlantic flight by the United States Navy Curtiss flying boat NC-4; Equipment used for high altitude air warfare; Information on the New York-to-Paris jet flight by Pan American's Boeing 707. INSET: Eighty years ago this month..

  • The Vimy flight.  // National Geographic;May95, Vol. 187 Issue 5, p154 

    Poses several questions concerning the 1994 flight of a Vimy Vickers biplane which retraced the 1919 England-to-Australia route by Ross and Keith Smith.

  • Air Distances Between Selected World Cities in Statute Miles.  // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p720 

    No abstract available.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics