NEW YORK/BOSTON A quick-shifting winter storm bringing up to two feet of snow was expected to hit the northeastern United States, forecasters warned on Monday, prompting airways to cancel thousands of flights and a few mayors to order schools to close on Tuesday.
Germany emerged as the world chief of passenger air transport in the Twenties, with essentially the most advanced expertise. In 1926, the German authorities formed a nationwide airline, Lufthansa. The governments of France (Air France, 1933) and Britain (BOAC, 1939) followed swimsuit. It was not instantly clear if Trump would goal the aviation deal or different points of the detente. It also was unclear if there would be any impression from the loss of life on Friday of Fidel Castro, who ousted U.S.-backed dictator Fulgencio Batista in Cuba’s 1959 revolution.
The British de Havilland Comet was the world’s first jet airliner, making its maiden voyage in 1949. …Read More »