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  Cape Air - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cape Air (IATA: 9K, ICAO: KAP, and Callsign: Cape Air) is an airline based in Hyannis, Massachusetts, USA.
Cape Air operates with 9-passenger Cessna 402s and 46-passenger ATR 42s in the Pacific.
For Florida operations, Cape Air does business as Continental Connection, but the planes are painted in a Cape Air livery.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cape_Air   (166 words)

 Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Cape Canaveral Air Force Station is the East Coast launch facility of the Department of Defense of the United States.
NASA was founded in 1958 and Air Force crews launched missiles for NASA from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
The Air Force chose to expand the capabilites of the Titan launch vehicles for its heavy lift capabilities.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cape_Canaveral_Air_Force_Station   (535 words)

 CAPE: upper air data
CAPE (Convective Available Potential Energy) is a sounding variable, meaning that it is a single value at each location, and does not change from one level to another.
CAPE is a stability index to help measure the buoyancy of the atmosphere.
CAPE is a measure of buoyant energy in the atmosphere.
ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu /(Gl)/guides/maps/wupa/upa0cape.rxml   (205 words)

 Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod
An air station was established in 1920 in North Carolina, utilizing flying boats on loan from the Navy.
In 1941 air crews from Salem began to fly neutrality patrols along the coast, and in November the Coast Guard was transferred to the Department of the Navy.
For their extraordinary efforts, the air crews were invited to the White House by President Reagan to be honored in a Rose Garden ceremony.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/cape-cod.htm   (1214 words)

 SOE: Cape Metro: Contextual Info: Air Quality
Air pollution is caused by the emission of gas, liquid vapour, or solid particulate matter into the atmosphere as a result of human activity.
In addition to the quantitative monitoring of air pollution levels, local councils also monitor qualitative data in the form of complaints from the public with respect to air pollution.
In 1998, a total of 303 complaints, regarding various forms of air pollution and ranging in severity, were registered throughout the CMA: 38 in Blaauwberg; 109 in City of Cape Town; 49 in South Peninsula; 4 in Helderberg; 26 in Oostenberg; and 77 in the City of Tygerberg.
www.environment.gov.za /Enviro-Info/sote/citysoe/cape/air_a.htm   (967 words)

 Cape Canaveral Air Force Station -- Aviation: From Sand Dunes to Sonic Booms: A National Register of Historic Places ...
The Cape Canaveral Air Force Station includes discontiguous sites and encompasses six launch pads, a mobile service tower and the original Mission Control Center that was used for all Mercury flights and the first three Gemini flights.
The Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, a National Historic Landmark, is located on Patrick Air Force Base in the Cocoa and Cocoa Beach vicinity on the east coast of Florida.
The Cape Canaveral Air Force Station is the subject of an online-lesson plan produced by Teaching with Historic Places, a National Register program that offers classroom-ready lesson plans on properties listed in the National Register.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/aviation/cap.htm   (613 words)

 Cape Air -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cape Air ((Click link for more info and facts about IATA) IATA Call Code:9K) is an airline that operates in the following four markets:
Cape Air operates flights with a (Click link for more info and facts about Cessna) Cessna CNA.
Cape Air has a sister airline called (Click link for more info and facts about Nantucket Airlines) Nantucket Airlines.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ca/cape_air.htm   (188 words)

 Korean Air Fatal Events Since 1970 for Korean Air   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Korean Air's economy class service and frequent flyer program were ranked by Business Traveller Asia Pacific as the best korean air.vom in the world in 2000 for the second consecutive year.
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 Cape Air Cape Cod air CapeCod Massachusetts MA Mass.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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For over a decade Cape Air (www.flycapeair.com) has been providing cape aair year-round air service to some of the most beautiful destinations in the world cape iar on their fleet of Cessna 402s.
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 Cape Air CORT 2003 - The Rules   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
As a condition of entry into Cape Air CORT, the entrant accepts that it is his/her sole and inescapable responsibility for the management and safety of his/her yacht.
Cape Air, Broadsword Commuications Ltd, any other sponsors or any of their employees accept no responsibility for loss of, or damage to, any yacht however caused, before, during or after CORT.
The entrant agrees to be bound by the CORT Rules, ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing, the prescriptions of the National Authority under which the participating regattas are run, and by their individual Sailing Instructions.
www.caribbeanracing.com /CORT/cort_entry.htm   (204 words)

 Columbia Lost   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's unmanned rocket launches will not be affected by the disaster of the shuttle Columbia, military and company officials said Tuesday.
With the oversight of the Air Force, Lockheed Martin Corp. and The Boeing Co. handle unmanned government and commercial rocket launches at Cape Canaveral.
Rocket launches are scheduled to resume from Cape Canaveral in March and April, according to the 45th Space Wing.
www.floridatoday.com /columbia/columbiastory2A42822A.htm   (522 words)

 Air Ambulance Cape Verde Islands - Cega Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
But a call on one of Cega's Air Ambulance Cape Verde Islands helplines is the signal for some of the industry's most practised and efficient damage limitation teams to swing into action.
Whether it's medical assistance, air ambulance evacuation/repatriation or medical screening and associated services, Cega's expertise in managing the downside of risk is second to none.
Cega resolves Air Ambulance Cape Verde Islands situations with a blend of reassurance, resources and sure knowledge of what needs to be done.
www.cix.co.uk /~davidpritt/air_ambulance/air_ambulance_cape_verde_islands   (398 words)

 NPS: Nature & Science» Air Resources Division–Permits:ARIS
Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1932 as a migratory bird refuge.
Bulls Island was added to the refuge in 1936, increasing the size of the refuge to 34,229 acres with an additional 30,000 acres of open water.
Cape Romain is located in Charleston County, South Carolina, 20 miles northeast of Charleston.
www2.nature.nps.gov /air/permits/ARIS/caro   (615 words)

 Massachusetts Military Reservation [MMR] Otis Air National Guard Base (ANGB) Camp Edwards
The major concern of Cape residents was the fate of base property and impacts on the local economy as military activities decreased.
ANG and the Air Force have subsequently worked with the towns of Falmouth, Sandwich, Bourne, and Mashpee to test residential water sources and place residences on municipal water supplies or supply bottled water if private wells are found to be contaminated or potentially threatened by contamination.
In 1998 the Air Force, with congressional approval, agreed to compensate local cranberry growers and the Towns of Falmouth and Mashpee for lost income from cranberry bogs affected by Ethylene dibromide (EDB) from base plumes.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/mmr.htm   (1738 words)

 Bioremediation of fuel oil Cape Cod Air Force Station Sagamore, Massachusetts
To reduce the possibility that the borehole would become a preferential air flow pathway, the area between the monitoring points within a borehole was backfilled with a dry sand and bentonite powder seal.
Engineering analysis of the potential costs associated with air pollution control indicated that, due primarily to the high required flow rate and relatively low expected VOC concentration (and, therefore, BTU content) of the extracted soil gas, activated carbon adsorption would be more cost effective that other air pollution control systems (e.g., incineration).
For example, approximately hourly, air samples from eight inline sampling locations are collected and analyzed by the PID and the results of these analysis are transmitted to the DACS.
www.bioremediationgroup.org /BioReferences/Tier1Papers/fueloil.htm   (3427 words)

Cape Cod Air Force Station (AFS) is the home of the 6th Space Warning Squadron (SWS).
The installation occupies approximately 100 acres of land on Flat Rock Hill in the northeastern portion of the Massachusetts Military Reservation (MMR) on upper Cape Cod, approximately 50 miles south of Boston and approximately two miles west of the town of Sandwich.
The installation at Cape Cod AFS was the first of its type to be built and operated.
www.pavepaws.org   (218 words)

 News: August 10, 2000 - Cape Air phasing out newspaper delivery - The Barnstable Patriot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cape Air is getting out of the newspaper delivery business due to its negative impact on early-morning passenger service to the islands, according to executive vice president W. Scott LaForge.
It was Cape Air President Dan Wolf who offered to stop the 4 a.m.
But weight and capacity restraints on Cape Air's small Cessna 409s make it a question of newspapers or people at a time of the year when the 6 a.m.
www.barnstable-patriot.com /08-10-00-news/%20newspapers.html   (682 words)

 Continental Airlines - Global Alliances - Cape Air
For over a decade Cape Air (www.flycapeair.com) has been providing year-round air service to some of the most beautiful destinations in the world on their fleet of Cessna 402s.
Cape Air commenced air service in 1989 with their first flight between Boston and Provincetown.
In 2002, Cape Air carried over 500,000 passengers, making it the largest independent regional airline in the United States.
www.continental.com /company/alliance/capeair.asp   (320 words)

 Cape Air Chooses Unison’s Autolite Aviation Spark Plugs to Power the World’s Largest Cessna 402 Fleet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
“Since Cape Air is known for providing dependable year-round air service, the airline needed to select aviation spark plugs that could meet their demanding schedule and perform reliably in diverse environments such as the Caribbean and New England.
Cape Air, founded in 1989 by Daniel Wolf, began operations with a single route (Boston to Provincetown) and one twin-engine, nine-passenger Cessna 402.
Cape Air maintains the world’s largest fleet of Cessna 402 aircraft and operates up to 850 flights per day during the high season.
www.prweb.com /releases/2003/4/prweb64246.php   (500 words)

 Vineyard Gazette - News
Vineyard airport manager Bill Weibrecht and Cape Air communications director Michelle Haynes both said this week they are cautiously optimistic that the exemption program would minimize the impact of any fee hikes on regional air service.
Cape Air connects the Island to airports in Boston, Hyannis and Nantucket on a year-round basis and offers hourly flights from the Vineyard during the summer.
EAS is a federal designation based on certain air service conditions that were in effect in 1978.
www.mvgazette.com /news/2004/05/21/logan_fee_plan.php   (674 words)

 SPACE.com -- Bumper 8: The failure that launched the future.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- It was the failure that launched the future.
In fact, throughout the yearlong celebration of the first rocket launch from the Cape, the theme of looking toward the future was on the minds of everyone involved with Bumper and the other rockets that followed.
For 80-year-old Norris Gray, the Cape's first fire chief and another veteran of the Bumper 8 launch, the most important thing about all that has happened during the past 50 years is that the space program has given humanity a new perspective on our place in the cosmos.
www.space.com /news/cape_fifty_july24.html   (1478 words)

 Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Gate 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Gate 1 is the southernmost gate of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
The NASA Launch Operations Center was built north of Cape Canaveral on Merritt Island, when it became evident that Complexes 34 and 37 would not be able to support all of the planned Apollo launches.
In 1992, CCAFS was renamed to Cape Canaveral Air Station (CCAS).
www.robsv.com /cape/gate1.html   (216 words)

 afrol News - Cape Verde plans to become regional air hub
Cape Verde was ready for this after the completion of a new radar station network and other efforts to reach international security standards.
The Cape Verdean Minister used the occasion to stress the idea that the newly opened station is one more major step the country's Airport and Air Security company, ASA, has taken toward modernising air traffic control in the Sal Flight Information Region.
This was necessary so that TACV may serve as a "strong flag" to encourage the tourism and air transport service sectors in the country.
www.afrol.com /articles/14278   (523 words)

 SPACE.com -- Cape Canaveral Spaceport Leaders Unveil 50-Year Master Plan
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- In 50 years, Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station may have landing strips for rocket planes going to the International Space Station, rockets launching every 36 hours, hotels near the Visitor Complex and even space tourists flying out of Brevard County.
Also, the plan suggests moving the Air Force Space Museum from its home on the military side to land adjacent to the NASA Visitor Complex.
Cape Canaveral Air Force Station saw two new launch facilities built to host Boeing's Delta 4 line and Lockheed Martin's Atlas 5 expendable rockets.
www.space.com /news/fl_50plan_020829.html   (1045 words)

 Westport pilot walks away from Cape Air crash: 2/1/01   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
But upon arrival at the terminal he found out that the Cape Air plane had gone down.
The Cape Air flight was arriving from Providence with one passenger and crashed in the same area where a Princeton, N.J., man, also depending on instruments to guide him through low visibility, crashed his plane in October.
Cape Air spokesman Michelle Haynes said Trafton was landing in rain and fog but their pilots are specially trained to fly in bad weather and use instrument landing rules about 10 to 15 percent of the time.
www.s-t.com /daily/02-01/02-01-01/a03wn014.htm   (717 words)

 Boston.com / News / Local / Mass. / Correction: Cape Air flight story   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In an Aug. 26 story about a Cape Air flight to Nantucket that was forced to return to Boston shortly after take off, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the cabin door of the plane blew open.
BOSTON -- In an Aug. 26 story about a Cape Air flight to Nantucket that was forced to return to Boston shortly after take off, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the cabin door of the plane blew open.
The door, which includes the stairs that fold out, remained closed and locked, Cape Air said.
www.boston.com /news/local/massachusetts/articles/2004/08/31/correction_cape_air_flight_story   (134 words)

 Patrick AFB - Cape Canaveral Air Base
One of the first steps in that direction occurred in September 1948, when a deactivated World War II patrol base -- the Banana River Naval Air Station -- was transferred to the Air Force as a base of operations for a joint-service missile range.
As a result of that decision, the Air Force Division, Joint Long Range Proving Ground was redesignated the Long Range Proving Ground Division on 16 May 1950.
The Long Range Proving Ground Division was given major air command status, and, as such, it reported directly to the Chief of Staff of the Air Force.
www.strategic-air-command.com /bases/Patrick_AFB.htm   (518 words)

 Travel Channel :: Cape Cod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cape Air/Nantucket Airlines (PHONE: 508/771-6944 or 800/352-0714, www.flycapeair.com) flies direct from Boston to Hyannis and Provincetown year-round and from New Bedford to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.
Cape Air has joint fares with Continental, Delta, Midwest Express, and US Airways and ticketing and baggage agreements with eight major U.S. airlines and with KLM.
Nantucket Airlines (PHONE: 508/790-0300 or 800/635-8787, www.nantucketairlines.com), run by Cape Air, flies direct from Boston to Hyannis and Provincetown year-round and from New Bedford to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.
travel.discovery.com /destinations/fodors/capecode/tips_20026_1.html   (976 words)

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