His powerful son has done nothing to solve his murder - Manila Times ... from the China Airlines plane to the airport’s tarmac, where the ... have joined and funded the many coup attempts against her rule, and that ... 08/21/2014 - 11:31 am | View Link
Are You Treating Customers Like Family? Two Lessons From Red Lobster ... - CRM Guru After a couple hours on the tarmac, Brandner dialed up Dominos, met ... can’t, typically because they are tied down by a corporate policy or ... 08/14/2014 - 4:43 am | View Link
Are You Treating Customers Like Family? Two Lessons From Red Lobster and Frontier Airlines Video Two acts of corporate kindness hit the news last week. The first involved a delayed flight on Frontier Airlines and the second a touching dinner at Red Lobster. Both resonated, quickly becoming viral online and hitting the mainstream news. Captain Gerhard Brandner bought 38 pizzas for his passengers on Frontier Airlines. Their flight to Denver, already delayed 07/14/2014 - 4:27 pm | View Link
May Airline On-Time Performance Down, Cancellations Up From Previous Year Five Lengthy Tarmac Delays Reported The nation’s largest airlines posted an on-time arrival rate of 76.9 percent in May, down from both the 79.4 percent on-time rate posted in May 2013 and the 79.6 percent on-time rate posted in April 2014. 07/11/2014 - 5:12 am | View Link
Press Release WASHINGTON – The nation’s largest airlines posted an on-time arrival rate of 76.9 percent in May, down from both the 79.4 percent on-time rate posted in May 2013 and the 79.6 percent on-time rate posted in April 2014. 07/9/2014 - 11:32 am | View Link
South Sudan's unhappy birthday What happened to the high hopes of South Sudan's independence? 07/9/2014 - 5:29 am | View Link
President Obama Wants $3.8 Billion for Immigration, But Won't Visit Border President Obama will request $3.8 billion from Congress to alleviate the immigration crisis at the border, according to The Washington Post. The funds, nearly double the anticipated White House request, will go towards the Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, State and Health and Human Services to add more immigration judges, processing facilities and to help deport more of the children ... 07/8/2014 - 11:36 am | View Link
Tarmac-Delay Rule Making U.S. Flight Cancellations More Likely, GAO Says It was extended to non-U.S. carriers last month. The rule “is associated with a greater likelihood of cancellations for flights that taxi out onto the tarmac,” the GAO said, citing a review of flight records and statistical modeling. “Furthermore ... 09/14/2011 - 10:49 am | View Link
Tough Rule Eliminates Most Tarmac Strandings WHEN they get together, business travelers complain about the hassles of air transportation, but one big issue has abruptly dropped off the gripe list. For the first time in years, almost no one is moaning about being stranded on an airport tarmac for ... 05/4/2011 - 1:09 pm | View Link
Tarmac rule worked as planned The Star-Ledger’s editorial on the Department of Transportation’s rule prohibiting airline tarmac delays to no more than three hours (“Grounded without recourse: FAA must fix tarmac rule so fliers aren’t stranded by unexpected cancellations ... 03/13/2011 - 10:56 pm | View Link
Weather, tarmac rule irk airlines This winter, airlines struggled with Mother Nature's unpredictable storms and a new U.S. Department of Transportation rule that deters carriers from keeping occupied planes on the tarmac for more than three hours with the threat of multimillion-dollar fines. 03/5/2011 - 11:34 am | View Link
Study indicates tarmac rule still doing damage While the Department of Transportation can rightly congratulate itself for the near elimination of tarmac delays in the US, a follow-on study of the unintended consequences of the five-month-old tarmac delay rule, confirmed earlier analysis that airlines ... 11/21/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
Tarmac Delays and Airline Passenger Rights | Nolo.com New federal rules limit tarmac delay times and spell out airlines' obligations to passengers. 08/16/2014 - 11:04 pm | View Link
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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ... 2 3. What is the Department’s authority to require airlines to comply with the provisions of this rule? The Department has broad rulemaking powers under 49 U.S.C ... 08/16/2014 - 8:27 pm | View Link
New DOT Consumer Rule Limits Airline Tarmac Delays ... U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced a new rule that significantly strengthens protections afforded to consumers by, among other things ... 08/16/2014 - 7:15 pm | View Link
DOT Rules File a consumer complaint with DOT | Aviation Safety and Security | Air Travel Consumer Report Travel Tips & Publications 08/16/2014 - 2:50 pm | View Link
These rocky natural bridges were formed over millennia by flowing waters, which slowly eroded away the rock to create the shape of a bridge. Here are 15 of our glorious favorites from around the world.
Even to a claustrophobe, the narrow cave between two giant boulders felt strangely inviting. When I squirmed into the dim coolness on my belly and flipped over onto my back, I could see why: This was a sacred place.
Apparently I missed the "downhill" before "mountain biking" when I signed up to give the sport a try. It wasn't until I unhooked my bike at the top of Crested Butte's Red Lady Lift that I realized the only way left to go was down.
The new paved route goes from the Benham Falls trailhead east to the Lava Lands Visitor Center on U. S 97. Total distance is about 5.5 miles, Sunriver to Benham Falls and then Lava Lands. There is also a mountain bike trail that connects Benham Falls to Lava Lands, called the Blackrock Trail.