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  1. #1
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    Jun 2005
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    Volcanic Ash - To Fly or Not to Fly?

    To fly through volcanic ash or not? - Science -

    To fly, or not? Thereís no right answer about when itís safe to fly through a cloud of volcanic ash. But itíll be all too obvious if thereís a wrong answer, experts say.
    With the volcano in Iceland, Mother Nature is giving high-flying Europe a lesson in risk, aviation technology, scientific uncertainty and economics.
    And how these fields intersect is messy.

    Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

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    whoís getting the better of the deal.

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    Oct 2005
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    Re: Volcanic Ash - To Fly or Not to Fly?

    I think I would extend my vacation!
    The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning, and does not stop until you get to the office. (Robert Frost)

  3. #3
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    Oct 2009

    Re: Volcanic Ash - To Fly or Not to Fly?

    I think that those that fly now are risking their lives. Hope no one sues the first airline that crashes.

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