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Balloonists halfway around the world

LONDON -- Three balloonists streaked across the Pacific Ocean on a jet stream Thursday, hoping to elude...two days left China, crossed Japan, and set out across the Pacific Ocean. --They passed the halfway mark around 9...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/25/tec_248403.shtml
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Industrial pollution and dust crosses Pacific

...Asia travels thousand of miles across the Pacific and degrades air quality over...pollution were rapidly moving across the Pacific towards the United States...deserts traveled in a cloud across the Pacific, reaching as far east as Texas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/08/tec_246882.shtml
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James Morgan

...Swainsboro in 1946, having served in Puerto Rico, at Camp Stewart, Georgia, and as an Escort Officer on five trips across the Pacific Ocean. Mr. Morgan was preceded in death by his first wife, Gaynelle Franklin Morgan. In 1974, Mr. Morgan and...

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Delta Air Lines posts profit of $1.37 billion

...Delta, based in Atlanta, saw passenger revenue gains in domestic flying and flying to Europe. Revenue for flights across the Pacific fell 5 percent. The weaker Japanese yen has made Asia flying less profitable for Delta as well as United. Those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-22/delta-air-lines-posts-prof
New Boeing 787s will be reviewed

...are safe to fly even if the nearest airport is more than an hour away. Such certification is important for flights across the Pacific.The 787 already has approval for flights up to three hours away from the nearest airport. It has met the flight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-11/new-boeing-787s-will-be-re
Brandt Snedker still has share of Pebble Beach lead

...him, but he still has to go do it."Pebble Beach was simply majestic on Saturday, with a blazing sun shining across the Pacific coast and temperatures in the upper 50s.Snedeker, who missed a pair of birdie putts inside 10 feet early in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-02-09/brandt-snedker-still-has-sha
Arizona's Opening Day starter admits his fear of flying

SYDNEY - Nothing like a long flight across the Pacific Ocean to help a guy overcome a fear of flying.Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Wade Miley doesn't like to fly. Plain and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-21/arizonas-opening-day-sta
Millions watch rare eclipse

...in front of the sun leaving only a golden ring around its edges, was visible in Asia early Monday. It then moved across the Pacific - and the international dateline - and was seen in parts of the western United States Sunday afternoon.In Japan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2012-05-20/millions-watch-rare-eclipse
Hawaii gives up on gasoline price controls

...Gas is particularly expensive in Hawaii because of high state taxes and because of the costs of transporting oil across the Pacific. Last fall, Hawaii became the only state to cap the cost of fuel to try to give some relief to motorists. Under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/09/bus_80637.shtml
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Solo balloonist ends round-the-world attempt in Asia

...Uliassi decided to come down, but Uliassi had said he was unsure whether he had enough fuel and supplies to make it across the Pacific. Uliassi last communicated with his flight crew in the Chicago suburb of Homewood 13 hours before he landed, when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/04/tec_282619.shtml
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