As you’re sitting on the runway, watching snow or sleet or freezing rain come down and thinking about how it might be covering your car or your house or the sidewalk, consider that it’s also covering the airplane you’re about to take off in. While ice on your personal belongings or your sidewalk may cause some consternation, ice on an airplane is an enormous safety consideration for a large number of people. It’s not that the ice is heavy or will freeze some essential part of the plane, which would make it unsafe.
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Thought about the start of the year and how I was feeling good about what I was doing, Mahan said. Thought about Katie, my sister in law, and everything she went through. Is not the first former PGA Tour player to have to return to what amounts to Q school.
“I think, certainly in this community, what people focus on is how things were during the Cuban missile crisis. And a lot of our demographics are interested in the history of our dealings with Cuba,” said Melissa Memory, chief of cultural resources at the park. “But I think in the broader preservation community, Cold War historic assets, our appreciation for them is evolving.”.