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Bandar Abbas

a distance of 3,420 mi (5,506 km), which was sufficient to set a new world distance record (Flight distance record), but which was beaten in turn within a few hours by Charles Lindbergh's solo Atlantic flight between New York and Paris in the ''Spirit of St. Louis'', covering 3,590 mi (5,780 km). Mason, Francis K. ''Hawker Aircraft since 1920''. London:Putnam, Third edition, 1991. ISBN 0 85177 839 9., pp


Conakry

on Ascension as a link in their only air route between the United States and Desert War in Egypt. This was a secret airfield and its loss would have shut off the critically needed supply of medium bombers to British forces in Egypt and to the Soviet forces in Russia. Captain Richardson's squadron of P-39s and five B-25 Mitchell bombers was assigned to protect the airfield. *1958 – An F-104 Starfighter sets a world speed record (Flight airspeed record) of 1,404.19 mph (2,259.82


Phoenix, Arizona

to and from the Central Coast (Central Coast of California). Residents and visitors have the choice of two commercial airlines with flights to Los Angeles (Los Angeles, California), Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), and San Francisco (San Francisco, California). The airport is also home to full service general aviation and corporate facilities. Statistics and ''Record World'' data Although the disco chart began reporting popular songs in New York City nightclubs, ''Billboard'' soon expanded

coverage to feature multiple charts each week which highlighted playlists in various cities such as San Francisco, San Diego, Boston, Los Angeles, Miami, Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), Detroit and Houston (among others). During this time, ''Billboard'' rival publication ''Record World'' was the first to compile a dance chart which incorporated club play on a national level. Noted ''Billboard'' statistician Joel Whitburn has since "adopted" ''Record World''s chart data from the weeks between March 29, 1975 and August 21, 1976 into ''Billboard''s club play history. For the sake of continuity, ''Record World''s national chart is incorporated into both Whitburn's ''Dance Disco'' publication (via his Record Research company) as well as the 1975 and 1976 number-ones lists. NHL Chimera played two seasons for Edmonton before being traded to the Phoenix Coyotes for draft choices. Because of the NHL lockout, he did not play the following season and went to play in Italy for Mastini Varese (A.S. Mastini Varese Hockey). Chimera was subsequently dealt to the Columbus Blue Jackets, without playing a game in Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), as part of a trade for Geoff Sanderson. '''Phoenix College''' (often referred to as simply '''PC''') is a community college located in Phoenix, Arizona, USA (United States). Founded in 1920, it is one of the oldest community colleges in the country. The '''Prescott National Forest''' is a 1.25 million acre (5,100 km 2 ) United States National Forest (U.S. National Forest) located in north central Arizona in the vicinity of Prescott (Prescott, Arizona). The forest is located in the mountains southwest of Flagstaff (Flagstaff, Arizona) and north of Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona) in Yavapai County (Yavapai County, Arizona), with a small portion (about 3.5 percent) extending into southwestern Coconino County (Coconino County, Arizona). Its administrative offices are in Prescott. There are local ranger (National Park Ranger) district offices in Camp Verde (Camp Verde, Arizona), Chino Valley (Chino Valley, Arizona), and Prescott. The forest includes Lynx Creek where Sam Miller panned for gold and was wounded by a cougar. In September 2000, a deal was reached in which Imes Communications would sell the station to Emmis Communications, which then traded WMUR to Hearst-Argyle Television for that company's three radio stations in Phoenix, Arizona: KTAR (KTAR (AM)), KMVP, and KKLT (KPKX). "This is America; this isn’t supposed to happen here. This is the legacy we have been left with — unfortunately it is oftentimes not true," said Anti-Defamation League representative Bill Strauss. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety (w:Arizona Department of Public Safety), 254 incidents were reported in 2003 involving hate crimes, though Strauss said that the actual number of incidents could be higher due to underreporting.


Peterborough

line about 1 mile (1½ kilometres) from the village. Corby Glen was served by local trains between Peterborough and Grantham. In July 1938 the London and North Eastern Railway locomotive ''Mallard'' (LNER Class A4 4468 Mallard) passed through Corby Glen on the way to achieving its world speed record for a steam locomotive (LNER 4468 Mallard#Record) a few miles further south at Stoke Bank. British Railways closed Corby Glen station in 1959 and its yard is now occupied


Anchorage, Alaska

airspeed record world absolute air speed record of 615.65 mph (990.79 km h) off the coast of West Sussex, England. The same day, a U.S. Army Air Forces Republic P-84 Thunderjet (Republic F-84 Thunderjet) narrowly misses the world record, setting an United States speed record of 611 mph (983 km hr). Angelucci, Enzo, ''The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft


Boston

were completed at Charleston (Charleston, South Carolina); and, on the 25th, she resumed her oil runs, operating as far south as the Netherlands West Indies, and as far north as Argentia. location address 1 Courthouse Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02210 United States iso_region US-MA Statistics and ''Record World'' data Although the disco chart began reporting popular songs in New York City nightclubs, ''Billboard'' soon

expanded coverage to feature multiple charts each week which highlighted playlists in various cities such as San Francisco, San Diego, Boston, Los Angeles, Miami, Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), Detroit and Houston (among others). During this time, ''Billboard'' rival publication ''Record World'' was the first to compile a dance chart which incorporated club play on a national level. Noted ''Billboard'' statistician Joel Whitburn has since "adopted" ''Record World''s chart data from the weeks between March 29, 1975 and August 21, 1976 into ''Billboard''s club play history. For the sake of continuity, ''Record World''s national chart is incorporated into both Whitburn's ''Dance Disco'' publication (via his Record Research company) as well as the 1975 and 1976 number-ones lists. Pearson also studied architectural drafting and color at the International Institute of Design in Washington, D.C., and theology, with a specialization in liturgical studies, at Saint John’s Seminary in Boston, Georgetown University, and at Saint Vincent Seminary in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, where he graduated magna cum laude, completing a Master of Divinity degree in 1995. His course work included specialized studies on the history of church architecture and liturgical vesture, the role of art in worship, as well as a full year on liturgical consultation. He is presently pursuing a doctorate in theology at the Providence School of Theology focusing on the relationship between liturgy and architecture. commons:Boston


Knoxville, Tennessee

Union Soldier monument, which stands in the eastern corner of the cemetery, is one of the largest Union monuments in the South. Jack Neely, ''The Marble City: A Photographic Tour of Knoxville's Graveyards'' (Knoxville, Tenn.: University of Tennessee Press, 1999), pp. xx-xxi, 47. In 1996, the cemetery was added to the National Register of Historic Places as part of a multiple properties submission for national cemeteries. He attended the University of Chattanooga (now the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga) and received a J.D. (Juris Doctor) from the University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) in 1951. He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army. He is a former member of the Metropolitan Government Charter Commission. He currently works as an attorney, having once been an acting attorney for Hamilton County and an attorney for the Hamilton County Board of Education. Joe M. Haynes graduated from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, and with a J.D. (Juris Doctor) from Nashville School of Law. He is a member and former chairman of the Davidson County Legislative Delegation. He was Vice-Mayor (vice mayor) of the City of Goodlettsville (Goodlettsville, Tennessee) from 1986 to 1988 and Commissioner from 1976 to 1978. He works as an attorney, and he is a member of the Nashville Bar Association, as well as one of its former presidents and directors. He is married to Barbara Haynes, Judge of the Third Circuit Court in Davidson County. Ashland City | The Tennessean | tennessean.com right 180px thumb Monument to the 79th at the Battle of Fort Sanders site in Knoxville (Image:Fort-sanders-ny-79th-tn1.jpg) At Fort Sanders (Battle of Fort Sanders) (known by the Confederates as Fort Loudoun), Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee), the Highlanders helped inflict a massive defeat on Longstreet's (James Longstreet) troops. The position, a bastioned earthwork, was on top of a hill, which formed a salient (Salients, re-entrants and pockets) at the northeast corner of the town's defences. In front of the earth- work was a 12-foot-wide ditch, some eight feet deep, with an almost vertical slope to the top of the parapet, about 15 feet above the bottom of the ditch. It was defended by 12 guns and, according to different sources, 250 or 440 troops, of which the 79th provided 120 men.


East Germany

throw Helsinki 1983 with a throw of 89.48 meters in adverse conditions (rain), beating world record (athletics world record) holder Tom Petranoff (99.72m, 5 May 1983) of the United


Uruguay

title OBITUARIO 'COTORRA' MIGUEZ: Futbolista del 'Maracanazo' url http: www.elmundo.es papel 2006 08 26 opinion 2016652.html date 2006-08-26 accessdate 2009-03-31 He was part of the Uruguay team (Uruguay national football team) in the 1950 (1950 FIFA World Cup) and 1954 (1954 FIFA World Cup) World Cup (FIFA World Cup)s, where he played as a striker, and is Uruguay's all-time record World Cup goalscorer with eight goals. File:Foto Dos horas antes del alba.jpg thumb


Kenya

Chelimo''' (24 February 1972 – 15 August 2001) was a Kenyan athlete (Athletics (sport)), and a former world (world record) and world junior record holder over 10,000 m. However, he is best known as the silver medallist in the controversial 10,000 m at the 1992 Olympics (1992 Summer Olympics) in Barcelona. '''Taarab''' is a music genre popular in Tanzania and Kenya. It is influenced by music from the cultures with a historical presence in East Africa


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